Translation of staid in Spanish:

staid

Pronunciation: /steɪd/

adj (-er, -est)

  • serio, formal; [clothes] serio, sobrio; [pejorative/peyorativo], aburrido
    More example sentences
    • In mathematics he strove to preserve something of what seemed a more staid and sober tradition.
    • New England in the 19th century was the apex of conformity: staid, stuffy and abstemious.
    • Yorkshire food is traditionally seen as staid and stodgy, but can be modern and exciting.

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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.