Definition of stoic noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

stoic

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noun
NAmE//ˈstoʊɪk//
 
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a person who is able to suffer pain or trouble without complaining or showing what they are feeling
stoic(also stoical adjective
NAmE//ˈstoʊɪkl//
 
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her stoic endurance his stoical acceptance of death
NAmE//ˈstoʊɪkli//
 
adverb They reacted stoically to the news. From the Stoics, a group of ancient Greek philosophers, who believed that wise people should not allow themselves to be affected by painful or pleasant experiences.