|maltti englanniksi||composure fi, temperance fi, stay fi, patience fi, restraint fi|
*: We seek peace and composure.
*: When the passions ... are all silent, the mind enjoys its most perfect composure.
*: “Did you want anything, ma’am?” I enquired, still preserving my external composure, in spite of her ghastly [[countenance]] and strange exaggerated manner.
*: Signor Pietro, who had an admirable way both of composure [in music] and teaching.
*: Various composures and combinations of these corpuscles.
*: His composure must be rare indeed / Whom these things can not blemish.
: rfquotek|ShakespeareWebster 1913
*: On these occasions I have noticed such a dreamy, vacant expression in his eyes, that I might have suspected him of being addicted to the use of some narcotic, had not the temperance and cleanliness of his whole life forbidden such a notion.
: The engineer insisted on using stays for the scaffolding.
: stay a mast
: to stay ship
*: Your ships are stayd at Venice.
*: This business staid me in London almost a week.
*: I was willing to stay my reader on an argument that appeared to me new.
*: Aaron and Hur stayed up his hands, the one on the one side, and the other on the other side.
*: Sallows and reeds...for vineyards useful found / To stay thy vines.
*: all that may stay their minds from thinking that true which they heartily wish were false
: ux|en|The governor stayed the execution until the appeal could be heard.
*: She will not stay the siege of loving terms, / Nor bide the encounter of assailing eyes.
*: Because ye despise this word, and trust in oppression and perverseness, and stay thereon.
*: I stay here on my bond.
: That day the storm stayed.
*: Here my commission stays.
*: I must stay a little on one action.
: That horse stays well.
: ux|en|We stayed in Hawaii for a week. I can only stay for an hour.
*: She would command the hasty sun to stay.
*: Stay, I command you; stay and hear me first.
*: I stay a little longer, as one stays / To cover up the embers that still burn.
*: Ill tell thee all my whole device / When I am in my coach, which stays for us.
*: The father cannot stay any longer for the fortune.
: ux|en|Wear gloves so your hands stay warm.
*: The flames augment, and stay / At their full height, then languish to decay.
*: He has devoured a whole loaf of bread and butter, and it has not staid his stomach for a minute.
*: I stay dinner there.
*: Stay your strife.
*: For flattering planets seemed to say / This child should ills of ages stay.
: to stay a flat sheet in a steam boiler
*: My only strength and stay.
*: Trees serve as so many stays for their vines.
*: Lord Liverpool is the single stay of this ministry.
*: Even when the deceptive mask was torn away, and the broken-hearted parent, beholding the accursed fact, that his darling son, the fancied stay of his declining age, was enlisted against him in his brothers horrible revolt, cursed them both and died, not even then did one compunctuous visiting touch his callous heart.
*: Made of sphere metal, never to decay / Until his revolution was at stay.
*: Affairs of state seemed rather to stand at a stay.
: stand at a stay
: The governor granted a stay of execution.
: I hope you enjoyed your stay in Hawaii.
*: Not grudging that thy lust hath bounds and stays.
*: The wisdom, stay, and moderation of the king.
*: With prudent stay he long deferred / The rough contention.
: Where are the stays for my collar?
*: They were able to read good authors without any stay, if the book were not false.
: Make sure all the restraints are tight.
: Try to exercise restraint when talking to your boss.
*: City will feel nonplussed when they review the tape and Pellegrini had to summon all his restraint in the post-match interviews.