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staidadjective

uk   us   /steɪd/
Translations of “staid”
in Vietnamese trầm tính, ù lì…
in Spanish formal, anticuado…
in Thai คร่ำครึ…
in Malaysian fesyen lama…
in French posé, sérieux…
in German seriös…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴肅無趣的, 一本正經的, 古板的…
in Indonesian agung…
in Russian степенный…
in Turkish ciddî ve eski kafalı, ağır başlı, muhafazakâr…
in Chinese (Simplified) 严肃无趣的, 一本正经的, 古板的…
in Polish stateczny…
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