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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a manner that endures pain and hardship without outwardly showing suffering or expressing complaint.
  • adv. In an unfeeling manner that inwardly is unaffected by pain or distress.
  • adv. In a manner consistent with the philosophy of stoicism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In the manner of the Stoics, or of a stoic; without apparent feeling or sensibility; with indifference to pleasure or pain; with calm fortitude.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. without emotion; in a stoic manner

Etymologies

From stoical +‎ -ly. (Wiktionary)

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