Stoicism meaning

stōĭ-sĭzəm
A school of philosophy during the Roman Empire that emphasized reason as a means of understanding the natural state of things, or logos, and as a means of freeing oneself from emotional distress.
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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.

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Indifference to pleasure or pain; stoical behavior.
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Indifference to pleasure or pain; impassiveness.
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The doctrines or philosophy of the Stoics.
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The philosophical system of the Stoics.
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A real or pretended indifference to pleasure or pain; insensibility; impassiveness.
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Origin of stoicism

  • From stoic +"Ž -ism

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