Synonyms for stiff upper lip
- cool as cucumber
- hard as nails
- roll with punches
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STIFF UPPER LIP
"Well, good-by, Uncle Tom; keep a stiff upper lip," said George.
You'd better just keep a stiff upper lip and face the music.
Very well, let it be so, I can keep a stiff upper lip, I believe.
I was forced to keep a stiff upper lip, but the task was not a slight one.
Keep a stiff upper lip—don't be cowed, and you're bound to win.
Keep a stiff upper lip, both on yo', an' we'll try t' manage him.
Keep a stiff upper lip; stay by Bess, and I'll stay by you, obligation or no obligation.
She kept a stiff upper lip and her eyes were dry as they discussed the plans.
Keep a stiff upper lip and never say die, and all that, you know.
Keep a stiff upper lip—especially when you're shaving yourself.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR STIFF UPPER LIP
- stiff upper lip