Origin of Stoic
OTHER WORDS FROM Stoicnon-Sto·ic, adjective, nounun·sto·ic, adjective
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How to use Stoic in a sentence
From the few photographs of him, we see a stout man with deep Indian features, a thick mustache and stoic face.New Orleans’ Carnivalesque Day of the Dead|Jason Berry|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Unlike many of those stoic audiences, Meerson has traveled extensively.Igor Meerson, Russia’s Funniest Export|Nico Hines|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I kneel with the journalist in the sand, my face stoic and yet terrified, crying, knowing that I can do nothing but wait.Thank Goodness We’ve Got A Plan! Let the War Begin!|Michael Carson|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A stoic figure in a white floor length dress and razor-tailored bodice was accessorized with a giant bull skull as a mask.Gareth Pugh's Fashion Show Lacked Fashion, But Not Passion|Justin Jones|September 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By comparison, being stereotyped as intellectual, stoic, and boring might seem like a nice problem to have.Model Minority Rage: Why the Hulk Should Be an Asian Guy|Arthur Chu|July 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The philosophical sect to which he belonged was the Stoic, as plainly appears from many passages in his Geography.
Poseidonius the Stoic was a native of this place, a man of the most extensive learning among the philosophers of our times.
The whole phrase would thus be equivalent to ‘solemn doctors of the Stoic sect.’Milton's Comus|John Milton
Gozzi piqued himself on being what I may call a Stoic-Democritean philosopher.The Memoirs of Count Carlo Gozzi; Volume the first|Count Carlo Gozzi
However, it is due to him to say that he bore his surprises and pains with the uncomplaining resignation of a Stoic.The Norsemen in the West|R.M. Ballantyne