"composes" in the verb sense
form the substance of
"Greed and ambition composed his personality"
2. compose, write
"Beethoven composed nine symphonies"
3. write, compose, pen, indite
produce a literary work
"She composed a poem"
"He wrote four novels"
4. compose, compile
put together out of existing material
"compile a list"
calm (someone, especially oneself make quiet
"She had to compose herself before she could reply to this terrible insult"
6. frame, compose, draw up
make up plans or basic details for
"frame a policy"
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