In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person)estoico masculineestoica feminine
- Beth's husband Kevin, a charismatic history teacher, emerges as a stoic, entirely but mutely aware of his wife's distracted love.
- The modest, by contrast, realise that, in the sum of history and geography, they're but a tiny, passing crater, and the stoics know that human pain has to be suffered and can't just be railed against.
- If you are on one end of the bell curve and need minimal drugs to treat your pain, you're a stoic, a good chap.
- And it varies hugely and nearly everybody asks that question largely because they're embarrassed, they know about heroes and stoics who can put up with the most awful injuries and not make any complaints.
- The ideal stoic would go about life as an actor in a play, playing the roll they are assigned.
- We see livestock dotting the hillsides as we climb and I wonder what sort of doughty stoics would choose to farm such challenging country.
- He is a noble stoic who is by far the most pure character in the play.
- My friends and colleagues could not understand how I could be such a stoic in the face of losing out on a four-figure sum.
- I cannot say these things matter-of-factly: they are too painful, and I have never been stoic.
- Marilyn was a stoic and determined woman, with a clear vision.
- Some looking stoic, others with tears quietly trickling down their caved in faces.
- And in that kind of instance you would need a judiciary that is stout and stoic in the face of differences of opinion with the regime.
- He and his pals are stoic in the face of any criticism of their team.
- The movie detective is an archetypal Western hero: stoic, logical, and doggedly determined.
- The Britons, in contrast, appeared stoic, taking the mentality of que sera sera.
- Students who were not placed in their schools of choice were not as stoic.
- But Statham's delivery is strictly grim and stoic, utterly without humour.
- Showing no signs of senility, only stoic, hard-won wisdom, The Cave is a work of a master.
- I sat and watched with some mates and we all thought the second half performance, whilst brave and stoic, was also cheating the fans.
- Mostly they were stoic as the tiniest details of the family's nightmare were revealed.
- So other emotions, such as being scared or stoic, could come as a surprise.
- I suspect that if you have been trained to be stoic, this probably diminishes your ability to sense pain.
- Michael sat in one of the chairs against the wall, trying his best to look strong and stoic, but the worry in his eyes was his betrayer.
- She was silent and stoic through her trial, but she is talking now.
- All the handmaidens cheered, but the Lady stood to the back of them, her face stoic.
- The speaker and the guide walked out of the shelter, in their stoic marching stance.
- His mood seems to have been one of stoic resignation, rather than despair, as reported by James Sharp, a leading Scots Presbyterian.
- It would take more than controversy over his age to keep this stoic ex-mayor of Lancaster down.
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