Antonyms of BLUSTERING

Examples of usage:

  1. Baldwin responded at once to the gambler's summons and entered the rooms blustering. "Jimmy Kirkland and the Plot for a Pennant" by Hugh S. Fullerton
  2. And as he had gone cringing and whining to his royal mistress, so it was natural that he should be brutal and blustering to his friend. "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete" by John Lothrop Motley
  3. His calm, professional demeanor was not to be disturbed by the blustering but kind- hearted showman, and the showman, knowing this from past experience, relapsed into silence until such time as the surgeon should conclude to answer him. "The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Flying-Rings-or-Making-the-Start-in-the-Sawdust-Life" by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
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