make up; form
put together in literary, musical, etc.; form; write music or literary works
cause to calm
"Greed and ambition composed his personality"
"Beethoven composed nine symphonies"
"She composed a poem"
"He wrote four novels"
"compile a list"
"She had to compose herself before she could reply to this terrible insult"
"frame a policy"
A few poems in her own handwriting, composed after her marriage.
出自： Day Lewis
To compose in my head..the first lines of an introductory lecture.
出自： P. Roth
The houses in my hometown were chiefly composed of wood.
Many components compose an electronic computer.