Stoic

stoic definition

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stoic

sto·ic
\ˈstō-ik\
noun

Definition:

1. calm , silent

Example Sentences:

1. Stoic people are silent and stolid as stone.
2. “That would have been to dishonor him,” said Carr, a notorious stoic who was nearly overcome by emotion in his postgame press conference. Instead, he told the Wolverines that the best way to honor Schembechler was “to play in a way that would have made him proud.” —Austin Murphy, Sports Illustrated, 27 Nov. 2006

Synonyms:

aloof
apathetic
dry
patient

Definition in Other Languages:

Chinese: 坚忍克己之人; 高度自制者
Spanish: estoico;
Arabic: الإضطرابات;
Hindi: सहनशील व्यक्ति;
Russian: стоический;
French: stoic; stoïque; stoïque
German: ; Stoiker
Japanese: ストイック
korean: 스토아 철학자;

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