Definitions for gravely

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gravely

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gravely, soberly, staidly(adverb)

    in a grave and sober manner

    "he walked soberly toward the altar"

  2. badly, severely, gravely, seriously(adverb)

    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"


  1. gravely(Adverb)

    In a grave or serious manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gravely(adverb)

    in a grave manner


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gravely in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gravely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lewis Carroll:

    'Where shall I begin, please your Majesty' he asked. 'Begin at the beginning,' the King said, gravely, 'and go on till you come to the end then stop.'

  2. Ahmed Korayem:

    A woman gets into a relationship hoping to change the man. A man gets into a relationship hoping that the woman doesn't change. Both realize how gravely mistaken they are

  3. Portland Alexander Sample:

    It is gravely troubling to find out that one of our priests has been charged with criminal misconduct, i'm as exasperated as you are that Fr. Bien is not here to answer the very serious allegations he faces.

  4. Gilbert Keith Chesterton:

    It is not funny that anything else should fall down only that a man should fall down. Why do we laugh Because it is a gravely religious matter it is the Fall of Man. Only man can be absurd for only man can be dignified.

  5. The State Department:

    It is gravely disappointing, especially in light of its professed goal of providing Cubans with Internet access, that the Cuban government has not allowed Mr. Gross to return to his family, where he belongs, we reiterate our call on the Cuban government, echoing foreign leaders and even Cuba's allies, to release Alan Gross immediately.

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