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stoic
used in Babbitt

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Definition
seeming unaffected by pleasure, pain, or emotions
  • Every truck that made its way from the factories to the freight-stations was guarded by a policeman, trying to look stoical beside the scab driver.
    Chapter 27 (5% in)
stoical = not showing emotion
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