compose englannista suomeksi
To make something by merging parts. (defdate)
December 22 1678, (w), ''A Sermon Preached before the King at White-Hall''
- Zeal ought to be composed of the highest degrees of all pious affection.
- A few useful things (..) compose their intellectual possessions.
1714, (w), ''Imitation of Horace, Book II. Sat. 6''
- Let me (..) compose / Something in Verse as true as Prose.
1838, (w), ''Painting, and the fine arts''
- the genius that composed such works as the "Standard" and "Last Supper"
To calm; to free from agitation.
- Compose thy mind; / Nor frauds are here contrived, nor force designed.
To arrange the elements of a photograph or other picture.
2010, (w), ''Hitch-22'', Atlantic 2011, p. 280:
- By trying his best to compose matters with the mullahs, he had sincerely shown that he did not seek a violent collision (..)
To arrange in proper form; to reduce to order; to put in proper state or condition.
- In a peaceful grave my corpse compose.