stolid

All Adjective Verb Noun
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  • A new thought was slowly making its way into his stolid brain. Cited from The Hosts of the Air, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • You might have seen something out of the ordinary then in that stolid face. Cited from Tom Slade at Temple Camp, by Percy K. Fitzhugh
  • Others sit in stolid silence when called upon, and make no response of any kind. Cited from The Recitation, by George Herbert Betts
  • His stolid looks were said to have served him well in his later roles.
  • There is something so difficult about the British, so stolid, so hard to move. Cited from My Discovery of England, by Stephen Leacock
  • His present successor goes about his business in a more stolid way. Cited from Punch, Vol. 152, May 9, 1917, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • He added, in his stolid way, that he had another idea, too. Cited from Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  • You could have said something to this stolid gentleman on my right. Cited from In Honour's Cause, by George Manville Fenn
  • The idea even suggested itself that she might be that stolid Indian's wife. Cited from Glen of the High North, by H. A. Cody
  • He looked into a hundred stolid faces, and stretched out his right hand. Cited from The Postmaster's Daughter, by Louis Tracy
  • He was by nature a stolid man, and not easily put out. Cited from The Red Eric, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • That brought the stolid youth back to power -- an honour he did not wish. Cited from Mates at Billabong, by Mary Grant Bruce
  • She glanced at his stolid face and wished she could make him smile. Cited from A Voice in the Wilderness, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • Even the usually stolid Indians went about seeking the little white boy. Cited from Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's, by Laura Lee Hope
  • Her fair hair and stolid features left me little doubt as to her nationality. Cited from The Great Secret, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • They are quiet, a little stolid, and very well satisfied with their life. Cited from Communistic Societies/United States, By Nordhoff
  • For several minutes the boys sat gazing at the stolid figure before them. Cited from The Pony Rider Boys in New Mexico, by F. Patchin
  • For a moment the young man stared at the stolid features, then looked around him. Cited from A Man and His Money, by Frederic Stewart Isham
  • Such a stolid, matter-of-fact man would never visit a girl with less serious intentions. Cited from Westerfelt, by Will N. Harben
  • A shadow seemed to pass over the stolid face of the man, but she did not see it. Cited from The Guests Of Hercules, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
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