Synonyms for staid
- cold sober
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STAID
Kisses were rare in the staid little household to which she belonged.
There are some compensations, after all, in the life of a staid old painter.
I noted the tribute to the staid painter, and nodded approvingly.
Jack Pugh staid behind, the Sterling being about to load for Ireland.
I staid with them three weeks, doing nothing on account of the bruises I had received.
But when she staid there, her evening was mostly spent at the schoolmaster's.
So Filbert staid, and was as happy as a bird in the one-eyed house.
"When I got pitched over that fence I staid there," said Joe.
He staid about there a few days, and made friends with every one.
How glad I am I staid at home last night and studied "Spartacus."
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR STAID
- at ease
- cool as cucumber
- have one's act together
- keeping a stiff upper lip
- keeping one's shirt on
- not turn a hair
- sure of oneself