Translation of "stoic" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈstəʊ.ɪk/ us /ˈstoʊ-/ also stoical

determined not to complain or show your feelings, especially when something bad happens to you

We knew she must be in pain, despite her stoic attitude.
He showed a stoic resignation towards his fate.
Local people were stoical about the damage caused by the hurricane.
stoically adverb uk /-ɪ.kəl.i/ us
noun uk /ˈstəʊ.ɪk/ us /ˈstoʊ-/ formal

someone who does not complain or show their emotions

estoico, -a
My father is a stoic by nature and found it hard to express his grief when my mother died.

(Translation of “stoic” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)