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ˈstoʊ ɪ kəlsto·ical

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stoic, stoicaladjective

    seeming unaffected by pleasure or pain; impassive

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

GCIDE

  1. Stoicaladjective

    Not affected by passion; manifesting indifference to pleasure or pain; especially, bearing pain, suffering, or bad fortune without complaint. -- Sto"ic*al*ly, adv. -- Sto"ic*al*ness, n.

    Etymology: [L. stoicus, Gr. : cf. F. stoque. See Stoic, n.]

Wiktionary

  1. stoicaladjective

    Enduring pain and hardship without showing feeling or complaint.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stoicalnoun

    of or pertaining to the Stoics; resembling the Stoics or their doctrines

    Etymology: [L. stoicus, Gr. : cf. F. stoque. See Stoic, n.]

  2. Stoicalnoun

    not affected by passion; manifesting indifference to pleasure or pain

    Etymology: [L. stoicus, Gr. : cf. F. stoque. See Stoic, n.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stoical in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stoical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of stoical in a Sentence

  1. Jonathan Swift:

    The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires, is like cutting off our feet when we want shoes.

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