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Synonyms for stoic
ˈstoʊ ɪksto·ic

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  1. stoicadjective

    impassive, expressionless, stoical, apathetic

  2. stoicadjective

    of or relating to the Stoics or their ideas; see Stoicism

    expressionless, impassive, apathetic, stoical

  3. stoicadjective

    not affected by pain or distress

    expressionless, apathetic, stoical, impassive

  4. stoicadjective

    not displaying any external signs of being affected by pain or distress

    expressionless, stoical, apathetic, impassive

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Stoicnoun

    a member of the ancient Greek school of philosophy founded by Zeno

    "a Stoic achieves happiness by submission to destiny"

    unemotional person


  2. stoic, unemotional personadjective

    someone who is seemingly indifferent to emotions

    unemotional person


  3. stoic, stoicaladjective

    seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain; impassive

    "stoic courage"; "stoic patience"; "a stoical sufferer"



  4. Stoicadjective

    pertaining to Stoicism or its followers



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Editors Contribution

  1. cool and distant

    Submitted by anonymous on February 2, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stoicnoun

    follower of zeno, stoical philosopher

  2. stoicadjective

    passionless, apathetic, unimpassioned, imperturbable, philosophic, platonic, cool, indifferent, cold, cold-blooded

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  1. List of paraphrases for "stoic":

    joyless, austere, impassive

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How to use stoic in a sentence?

  1. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    Our (The Stoic) motto, as you know, is live according to nature.

  2. Carolina Panthers:

    I'd like to believe( the criticism is about) his personality more than anything, the idea that you should be stoic when you play this game, it really should be about your merit more so than anything else, about what you've accomplished and what you've done. That's how we should judge people.

  3. Jason Miller:

    For all the talk of the Senate trial being this very stoic, very measured, very deliberative effort, there will be just as much media focus and just as much debating outside of the Senate as of any other time during this impeachment process. The audience here is the entire American public if not the entire world.

  4. Ken Wong:

    The thing people are getting excited about with this team is not just how they play, which by itself is important, but it is the whole nature of team and it starts with Leonard, he is the personification of what Canadians want their heroes to be; a stoic, understated, works hard and just goes out and gets the job done.

  5. H.L. Mencken:

    Man is never honestly the fatalist, nor even the stoic. He fights his fate, often desperately. He is forever entering bold exceptions to the rulings of the bench of gods. This fighting, no doubt, makes for human progress, for it favors the strong and the brave. It also makes for beauty, for lesser men try to escape from a hopeless and intolerable world by creating a more lovely one of their own.

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