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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
There was nothing of the stolidity of "Punch" in either of them.Their Majesties' Servants (Volume 1 of 3)|John Doran
She had not the spirit of Belle Amie but she made up in stolidity what she had lacked in swiftness.Petticoat Rule|Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
A gleam of pleasure passing across her face was instantly obscured behind the cloud of her stolidity.Fraternity|John Galsworthy
It was a countenance on which the passage of time and thoughts had left no mark; its stolidity had been moved by no feeling.Wild Oranges|Joseph Hergesheimer
His dignity is as perfect as that of a Castilian; but the stolidity of his brain, who shall describe?Across America|James F. Rusling