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Origin of stolid
OTHER WORDS FROM stolidsto·lid·i·ty [stuh-lid-i-tee], /stəˈlɪd ɪ ti/, stol·id·ness, nounstol·id·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH stolidsolid, stolid
Example sentences from the Web for stolid
He looked eagerly into Dom Gillian's eyes, but the old man's face might have been a mask in its impassive stolidity.The Doomsman|Van Tassel Sutphen
"I don't see why we should be ashamed of our real feelings," she said again, with a sort of sweet stolidity.East Angels|Constance Fenimore Woolson
Behind her loomed Wilfred Ames with all the radiance it was possible for his stolidity to express.The Silver Butterfly|Mrs. Wilson Woodrow
He had the look of a man whose original rustic stolidity had been supercharged with cockney cunning.
Whatever in his nature had been unreliable became treacherous; his stolidity became sullenness.The Dark Star|Robert W. Chambers