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English adjective: stoic

1. stoic seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain; impassive


SamplesStoic courage.
Stoic patience.
A stoical sufferer.


Synonymsstoical


Similarunemotional


Antonymsemotional

2. Stoic pertaining to Stoicism or its followers


English noun: Stoic

1. Stoic (person) a member of the ancient Greek school of philosophy founded by Zeno


SamplesA Stoic achieves happiness by submission to destiny.


Broader (hypernym)philosopher

2. stoic (person) someone who is seemingly indifferent to emotions


Synonymsunemotional person


Broader (hypernym)adult, grownup


Antonymsemotional person









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