1. He's a very stolid, serious man.
2. He glanced furtively at the stolid faces of the two detectives.
3. He conceals his feelings behind a rather stolid manner.
4. But the exit of his stolid and respected predecessor, William J. . Perry, provokes worry and doubt.
5. The drawbacks of this relationship are its stolid dullness and its tendency to focus power in a small circle of people.
6. Director Thor Steingraber displayed little more than stolid, but unambitious traffic-directing skills.
7. Gedge largely preferred late night debates to attending stolid committee meetings in upstairs pub rooms or pushing by-election leaflets through doors.
8. The stolid chugging, the intense revving of big diesels, the bass throb: it all signalled heavy machinery at work.
9. Mark sat stolid and silent.
10. A stolid, red-faced clergyman without wit or humour, he contrived to make any and every subject dull.
11. Louis presents itself as a red brick city, stolid and low, with echoes of its heavy manufacturing past.
12. Zenobia, as stolid as an old and mighty warrior.
13. Sobakevitch was as stolid as ever.
14. But "Good Pope John, " a stolid career diplomat for the Vatican, surprised everyone by announcing a year later that he was convening the Second Vatican Council, a major event in church history.