Noun(1) a member of the ancient Greek school of philosophy founded by Zeno(2) someone who is seemingly indifferent to emotions
Adjective(1) seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain; impassive(2) pertaining to Stoicism or its followers
(1) But Statham's delivery is strictly grim and stoic , utterly without humour.(2) Beth's husband Kevin, a charismatic history teacher, emerges as a stoic , entirely but mutely aware of his wife's distracted love.(3) I suspect that if you have been trained to be stoic , this probably diminishes your ability to sense pain.(4) And in that kind of instance you would need a judiciary that is stout and stoic in the face of differences of opinion with the regime.(5) The movie detective is an archetypal Western hero: stoic , logical, and doggedly determined.(6) It would take more than controversy over his age to keep this stoic ex-mayor of Lancaster down.(7) Mostly they were stoic as the tiniest details of the family's nightmare were revealed.(8) Showing no signs of senility, only stoic , hard-won wisdom, The Cave is a work of a master.(9) Marilyn was a stoic and determined woman, with a clear vision.(10) So other emotions, such as being scared or stoic , could come as a surprise.(11) If you are on one end of the bell curve and need minimal drugs to treat your pain, you're a stoic , a good chap.(12) Some looking stoic , others with tears quietly trickling down their caved in faces.(13) He is a noble stoic who is by far the most pure character in the play.(14) I cannot say these things matter-of-factly: they are too painful, and I have never been stoic .(15) a look of stoic resignation(16) She was silent and stoic through her trial, but she is talking now.
1. long-suffering ::
2. uncomplaining ::
3. patient ::
5. accepting ::
6. tolerant ::
8. phlegmatic ::
9. philosophical ::
Different Formsstoic, stoical, stoicism, stoicisms, stoics
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