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stoicism

noun [U] uk   /ˈstəʊ.ɪ.sɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈstoʊ-/ formal
the quality of experiencing pain or trouble without complaining or showing your emotions: He endured the pain of his wounds with great stoicism.
Translations of “stoicism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 堅忍,隱忍, (對痛苦的)處之泰然…
in Chinese (Simplified) 坚忍,隐忍, (对痛苦的)泰然处之…
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