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English adverb: seriously

1. seriously in a serious manner

SamplesTalking earnestly with his son.
She started studying snakes in earnest.
A play dealing seriously with the question of divorce.

Synonymsearnestly, in earnest

2. seriously to a severe or serious degree

SamplesFingers so badly frozen they had to be amputated.
Badly injured.
A severely impaired heart.
Is gravely ill.
Was seriously ill.

Synonymsbadly, gravely, severely

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