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!
Remember as ' Rahul Dravid stayed(staid) on the pitch for long time' relate Dravid maintaining dignity of the country.
Stay with dignity=staid
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