1. Latin stolidus "dull, slow, stupid," properly "unmovable," related to stultus "foolish," from PIE root *stel- "to put, stand" (see stall (n.1)) => stolid. <== stand.
来自拉丁语 stolidus,冷漠的，迟钝的，无动于衷的，字面意思为站着不动的，来自 PIE*stel, 放置，站立，词源同 stand,still,stultify.
- stolid (adj.)
- c. 1600, back-formation from stolidity, or else from Middle French stolide (16c.), from Latin stolidus "insensible, dull, slow, brutish, rude, stupid," properly "unmovable," related to stultus "foolish," from PIE root *stel- "to put, stand" (see stall (n.1)).
- 1. He glanced furtively at the stolid faces of the two detectives.
- 2. She felt more sympathy for Neil's sombrely stolid manner than she ever had before.
- 3. The captain remained stolid and determined.
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- 4. He conceals his feelings behind a rather stolid manner.
- 5. They remained stolid and motionless.
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