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Synonyms for seriously

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seriously, earnestly, in earnestadverb

    in a serious manner

    "talking earnestly with his son"; "she started studying snakes in earnest"; "a play dealing seriously with the question of divorce"

    earnestly, badly, in earnest, severely, gravely

  2. badly, severely, gravely, seriouslyadverb

    to a severe or serious degree

    "fingers so badly frozen they had to be amputated"; "badly injured"; "a severely impaired heart"; "is gravely ill"; "was seriously ill"

    mischievously, badly, poorly, severely, bad, disadvantageously, sternly, ill, gravely, staidly, hard, naughtily, soberly, in earnest, earnestly

Editors Contribution

  1. periyot

    meaning what's being stated

    i'm not smoking cigarettes that's it periyot

    Submitted by anonymous on September 22, 2020  

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  1. Bill Ramsey:

    Any assertion that we do not take sexual assault seriously enough is simply not true, to claim that we have allowed a culture to exist contrary to our institutional commitment to providing a safe environment for our students or that we do not support those who report sexual assault is just false.

  2. Paul Dickson:

    This is a striking vindication for our family company, this proves what we've said all along - that DEA's hasty action was unjustified. We have always taken our responsibility to prevent diversion seriously.

  3. Steny Hoyer:

    After ballooning deficits to over a trillion dollars a year for the next decade ... Republicans cannot be taken seriously when they claim we need to cut $15 billion from key programs in the name of fiscal responsibility.

  4. Amy Klobuchar:

    Every so often I get sad about the numbers for some of the women -- including everyone, our combined numbers and what they are -- but I think it has been improving and I think people are taking us seriously and I think the debates are going to be a really good chance for the woman to show their stuff, could we be running with less experience than we had ?

  5. Jonathan Moore:

    The Department of Justice has told us all along that they're taking the matter very seriously, we're hopeful that they'll do the right thing.

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