By JONATHAN MAHLER
A photograph posted on Twitter on Saturday night showed Mrs. Clinton, mouth agape in astonishment, as she watched the Cubs clinch a World Series berth. Some, though, question her loyalty to the team.
Stoic Chicagoans brave negative 38-degree wind chill for work and for leisure.
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With its porticoed white villas interspersed with small shops selling fruits and vegetables, it is certainly a pleasant place to live.
By JODI RUDOREN
In conversations this week, many people said this summer had spawned an "I-told-you-so" sensibility among Israelis, who had been far more skeptical than Americans and Europeans about the Arab Spring.
n., pl., -coes, or -cos.
A porch or walkway with a roof supported by columns, often leading to the entrance of a building.
[Italian, from Latin porticus, from porta, gate.]porticoed por'ti·coed' adj.
- One who is seemingly indifferent to or unaffected by joy, grief, pleasure, or pain.
- Stoic A member of an originally Greek school of philosophy, founded by Zeno about 308 B.C., believing that God determined everything for the best and that virtue is sufficient for happiness. Its later Roman form advocated the calm acceptance of all occurrences as the unavoidable result of divine will or of the natural order.
- Seemingly indifferent to or unaffected by pleasure or pain; impassive: "stoic resignation in the face of hunger" (John F. Kennedy).
- Stoic Of or relating to the Stoics or their philosophy.
[Middle English Stoic, a Stoic, from Latin Stōicus, from Greek Stōikos, from stoā (poikilē), (Painted) Porch, where Zeno taught.]stoically sto'i·cal·ly adv.
stoicalness sto'i·cal·ness n.
1 克己の, 禁欲の, 平然とした, 冷静な.2 ((S-))ストア哲学者の.
Pronunciation: /ˈstəʊɪk/Translate stoic | into Italian
- 1 another term for stoical.a look of stoic resignation