levelheaded levelheaded

Definition(s):

  • (adj) exercising or showing good judgment

Usage(s):

  1. In testimony on Capitol Hill and in public statements he comes across as levelheaded and even soft-spoken.
  2. Obama has given some strong indications that he will be able to do this, having remained levelheaded through a season of political insanity.
  3. Quiet, levelheaded John McCone, 44, is just the man to keep Hendy on the job.

News

  • Living with the surveillance state

    BY BILL KELLER GUEST COLUMN My colleague Thomas Friedman’s levelheaded take on the National Security Agency eavesdropping uproar needs no boost from me. His column soared to the top of the most-emailed list and gathered a huge and mostly thoughtful galaxy of reader comments. Judging from the latest opinion polling, it also reflected the prevailing mood of the electorate. read more
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Times Record

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