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stolid
used in Carrie

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
  • Carrie stood among them stolidly, a frog among swans.
  • Momma had opened the door and walked stolidly in.

There are no more uses of "stolid" in Carrie.

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