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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of being without humor; The quality of bringing about fear or distress; An earnest and sincere feeling.

Usage examples (34)
  • A lack of solemnity is not necessarily a lack of seriousness- Robert Rice
  • He learned the seriousness of his illness
  • She urged the department to acknowledge what she described as the seriousness of the situation and formulate a clear proactive response.
  • Wait, you mean that was spoken in seriousness? leon for more
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