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Definition of "poising" [poising]

  • Present participle of poise. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "poising" in a sentence
  • "Hurley and his partners were building a company for the long run, while simultaneously poising themselves to accept the right offer from the right company."
  • "Fitzgerald took a notebook from his pocket and flipped it open, poising his pen."
  • "“May I?” he asked, poising his brush above the pot."
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