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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Serious. Also: Dignified in appearance.

Usage examples (34)
  • The funeral was a very sad and solemn event.
  • Bradford nodded, trying his damnedest to keep his expression solemn.
  • This opening round of hospitality completed, he seemed at a loss, his expression solemn.
  • "That's what I call a solemn promise," exclaimed Tom, as Nanny concluded the prescribed speech. for more
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