stoic

Definitions:

One of a sect of philosophers called Stoics, founded by Zeno, who taught under a porch at Athens that men should be free from passion, and be unmoved by the joys or sorrows of life; one regulating his conduct according to the doctrines of the Stoics.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Pert. to the Stoics or their doctrines; unaffected by passion; unfeeling.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Stoicalness.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
One indifferent to pleasure or pain.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Stoical.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
A disciple of the ancient philosopher Zeno, who taught under a porch at Athens: one indifferent to pleasure or pain.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (noun) (n.) (noun)
One of an ancient sect of Greek philosophers; one who represses all strong emotions, or is indifferent to pleasure or pain.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Stoic, stoical.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Stoically.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adverb) (adv.) (adverb)
A disciple of the philosopher Zeno, who taught that men should subdue all passion, conform to reason, and accept the inevitable.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)

Usage examples:

Peace, however, was preserved between the Stoic philosopher and the orthodox priest.
- Lectures on The Science of Language by Max Müller
He made this nephew his travelling companion in the Western journey of 1784, and at other times not merely sent him money, but wrote him letters of advice, dwelling on the dangers that beset young men, though confessing that he was himself " not such a Stoic as to expect too much of youthful blood.
- The True George Washington [10th Ed.] by Paul Leicester Ford
After Master had granted him a brief interview, marked for the most part by stoic silence on both sides, the visitor brusquely departed.
- Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda