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Definitions and Synonyms of stiff upper lip | Another word for stiff upper lip | What is stiff upper lip?

Definition 1: self-restraint in the expression of emotion (especially fear or grief) - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where stiff upper lip or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the British like to keep a stiff upper lip

(stiff upper lip is a kind of ...) exhibiting restraint imposed on the self

"an effective temperateness in debate"

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