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staid
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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Definition
respectable or conservative, and low-keyed in behavior — possibly a bit dull
  • "Consider yourself, Grigory Vassilyevitch," Smerdyakov went on, staid and unruffled, conscious of his triumph, but, as it were, generous to the vanquished foe.
    Book 3 — The Sensualists (56% in)

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