v 1: form the substance of; "Greed and ambition composed his
2: write music; "Beethoven composed nine symphonies" [syn: write
3: produce a literary work; "She composed a poem"; "He wrote
four novels" [syn: write
4: put together out of existing material; "compile a list"
5: calm (someone, esp. oneself); make quiet; "She had to
compose herself before she could reply to this terrible
6: draw up the plans or basic details for; "frame a policy"
, draw up