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    even keel

    Okay: even keel. Would one say "an evener keel"? "a more even keel"? Or what? Thanks for the help!

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    Re: even keel

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Okay: even keel. Would one say "an evener keel"? "a more even keel"? Or what? Thanks for the help!

    :-]
    The latter. Sometimes (often?) speakers avoid the (arguable) strangeness of 'more even' by using a paraphrase like 'on more of an even keel'.

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