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stolid
used in A Tale of Two Cities

2 uses
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Definition
having or revealing little emotion — sometimes indicating qualities of not changing or being dependable

or (much more rarely):

of an object:  not interesting — often large and unmoving
  • The gentleman from Tellson's had nothing left for it but to empty his glass with an air of stolid desperation, settle his odd little flaxen wig at the ears, and follow the waiter to Miss Manette's apartment.
    1.4 — The Preparation (32% in)
  • "Emigrants have no rights, Evremonde," was the stolid reply.
    3.1 — In Secret (50% in)

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