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STOIC

a member of a school of philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium about 300 b.c.

The meaning of the word stoic is a member of a school of philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium about 300 b.c..

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idlenot occupied or employed: such as
preciseexactly or sharply defined or stated
callousbeing hardened and thickened
pigmenta substance that imparts black or white or a color to other materials
habituateto make used to something : accustom
castrateto deprive (a male animal or person) of the testes
engulfto flow over and enclose : overwhelm
fancifulmarked by fancy or unrestrained imagination rather than by reason and experience
piquantengagingly provocative
argotthe language used by a particular type or group of people : an often more or less secret vocabulary and idiom peculiar to a particular group