staid - Dictionary definition and meaning for word staid
Staid--sounds like "STAYED"--Imagine you have always maintained your dignity and propriety in the place where you have stayed for so many years!
STAID rhymes with MAID.think that a maid is RESPECTFUL,its a rarity
Remember as ' Rahul Dravid stayed(staid) on the pitch for long time' relate Dravid maintaining dignity of the country.
the batsman STAID (stayed)in the crease for the whole day and scored only 20 odd runs,we call it a STAID knock,meaning UNENTERPRISING AND UNINTERESTING
ST+AID=sexually transmitted AIDS..a person suffering from AIDS has to generally suffer from loss of dignity by the society.
Start Treating AIDs patient Staidly
ST(student) + AID. you will get one only if you are serious about studies.
staid image -- that has always stayed the same.. i.e. it is boring , uninteresting and old fashioned. (staid image)
i STAYED 'sober' even when others were drunk
if you over-STAID(stayed) your welcome in a guests house then it will effect you dignity and propriety..
staid sounds like straight