impassive; characterized by a calm, austere fortitude befitting the Stoics: a stoical sufferer.
(initial capital letter) of or pertaining to the Stoics.

1400–50; Middle English; see Stoic, -al1

stoically, adverb
stoicalness, noun
hyperstoical, adjective
nonstoical, adjective
nonstoically, adverb
nonstoicalness, noun
superstoical, adjective
superstoically, adverb
unstoical, adjective
unstoically, adverb

1. imperturbable, cool, indifferent.

1. sympathetic, warm, demonstrative, effusive. Unabridged
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stoical (ˈstəʊɪkəl)
characterized by impassivity or resignation

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Example sentences
There are actors who suffer nobly, with tragic and stoical reserve.
But finally it is a study in stoical endurance, one that provides recognition but not insight.
Today's older salarymen are stoical about the changes.
The other middle aged, ponderous, stoical and sick of the spotlight.
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