Stolid: Word of the Day

Stolid, adj.

Inert, dull, stupid

The speaker realized that his audience was a stolid group by the expression on their faces.

Alternate usage:

“How’d you get that.  You don’t have any money.”

“I stolid.”

How will you use stolid in a sentence today?


5 responses to “Stolid: Word of the Day

  1. Without sensibility, the caretaker was stolid but true; thus the employer decided to retain him.

  2. The word always conjures up how I feel after a meal of heavy starch.

  3. As always your example is truly horrible!

  4. When I feel stolid, I hide in my room, preferably under the covers. : )

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