Sub contained


showing restraint or calmness; controlled; poised: She was contained throughout the ordeal.

1400–50; late Middle English conteynyd. See contain, -ed2

containedly [kuhn-tey-nid-lee] , adverb
subcontained, adjective
uncontained, adjective
well-contained, adjective Unabridged
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