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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of being solemn.

Usage examples (6)
  • And at that moment all doubt of Betty's serious-mindedness departed.
  • I have little patience for that sort of Mrs. Jellyby serious-mindedness.
  • Its impeccable serious-mindedness is nothing to scoff at; what some saw as ponderous now seems merely prescient.
  • And one that breathes a pleasant wind of freshness and revolt in an era where we are constantly confronted with stupidity, cowardice, or simply the serious-mindedness of... for more
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