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stoical (adj.)

early 15c. in reference to philosophers, from stoic + -al (2). Related: Stoically. From 1570s as "indifferent to pleasure or pain."

updated on December 02, 2013

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Definitions of stoical from WordNet

stoical (adj.)
seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain; impassive;
a stoical sufferer
Synonyms: stoic
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