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Synonyms for stoic
ˈstoʊ ɪksto·ic

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Wiktionary

  1. stoicadjective

    Synonyms:
    impassive, expressionless, stoical, apathetic

  2. stoicadjective

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

    Synonyms:
    expressionless, impassive, apathetic, stoical

  3. stoicadjective

    not affected by pain or distress

    Synonyms:
    impassive, stoical, expressionless, apathetic

  4. stoicadjective

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

    Synonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    unemotional person

    Antonyms:
    emotional

  2. stoic, unemotional personadjective

    someone who is seemingly indifferent to emotions

    Synonyms:
    unemotional person

    Antonyms:
    emotional

  3. stoic, stoicaladjective

    seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain; impassive

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

    Synonyms:
    stoical

    Antonyms:
    emotional

  4. Stoicadjective

    pertaining to Stoicism or its followers

    Synonyms:
    stoical

    Antonyms:
    emotional

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Editors Contribution

  1. cool and distant

    Submitted by anonymous on February 2, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stoicnoun

    Synonyms:
    follower of zeno, stoical philosopher

  2. stoicadjective

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "stoic":

    joyless, austere, impassive

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How to use stoic in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Mick Mulroy:

    Whether you agree with or use what I utilize for self-assessment is not what’s important. What is important is looking carefully at yourself in the Stoic’s mirror. Many people are their own greatest fans. Be your own harshest critic.

  3. 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.

  4. Mick Mulroy:

    I started to see that everything that made a Stoic a true Stoic was right there in a person who had never even heard of the concept or the philosophy.

  5. Paul Gold:

    The boy was stoic. Not a tear. Not an emotion, i asked Nikolas Cruz if Nikolas Cruz was upset. Nikolas Cruz said :' I'm upset because nobody came, and nobody cares about Lynda Cruzs.'.


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