Thesaurus / stiff upper lip

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I could see you were getting pretty well pushed, although you have always kept a stiff upper lip.

Edward BarryLouis Becke

I knew his trip was important, so I kept a stiff upper lip and said of course I wouldn't mind.

The Prairie WifeArthur Stringer

"She's trying to keep a stiff upper lip, but she's hit, and hit hard—harder'n I thought possible in her case," he mused.

Dixie HartWill N. Harben

Up to this point I had successfully maintained a stiff upper lip and perfect composure.

Tell him to keep a stiff upper lip—that the devil takes care of his own.

Bransford of Rainbow RangeEugene Manlove Rhodes

Epigrammatic remark—Though somewhat down in the mouth he kept a stiff upper lip.

Turns about TownRobert Cortes Holliday

Yes, keep a stiff upper lip, when goods were being sold at cost all around you!

A Man of SamplesWm. H. Maher

All the more reason why you should keep a stiff upper lip, declared Mrs. Watson.

Keep a stiff upper lip, but don't speak unless you're spoken to, and then say as little as you can.

So the men on board realized the necessity of keeping a stiff upper lip.

The Land of TomorrowWilliam B Stephenson, Jr.

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