Stoicism is defined as enduring pleasure or pain without showing emotion.
When you neither react when you get burned badly nor react when you win the lottery, this is an example of stoicism.
- the philosophical system of the Stoics
- [s-] indifference to pleasure or pain; stoical behavior
- Indifference to pleasure or pain; impassiveness.
- Stoicism The doctrines or philosophy of the Stoics.
(countable and uncountable, plural stoicisms)
From stoic +"Ž -ism