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stolid
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • "I’ve been waiting for you for the last hour, Krassotkin," said Smurov stolidly, and the boys strode towards the market-place.
  • The two merchants looked respectable, but were strangely silent and stolid.
  • Smerdyakov was stolidly silent for a while.
  • "A black nose, that means he’ll be fierce, a good house-dog," Kolya observed gravely and stolidly, as if the only thing he cared about was the puppy and its black nose.

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  • She listened to both arguments thoughtfully, but with a face as stolid as a cow’s.
  • She has a stolid, humorless personality.

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