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staid

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adjective
  • (of people, their appearance, behaviour, tastes, etc) serious, dull and old-fashioned; conservative [Barron]
  • marked by settled sedateness and often prim self-restraint; sober; grave [Taisha]
  • sober; sedate [Nandigam]

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