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stoicism

sto·i·cism

stoicism

 
pronunciation:
sto ih sih zm
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or trait of showing little or no reaction to painful or pleasant experiences; impassiveness.
synonyms:
impassiveness, impassivity, imperturbability, stolidity
definition 2: (cap.) the Stoics' principles and beliefs.
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