Sang froid

noun: sang-froid
  1. composure or coolness shown in danger or under trying circumstances.
    synonyms: composure, equanimity, self-possession, level-headedness, equilibrium, aplomb, poise, assurance,self-assurance, self-control, nerve, calmness,coolness, countenance, collectedness,imperturbability, presence of mind; More

mid 18th century: from French sang-froid, literally ‘cold blood’.

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