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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"
In an earnest manner; being very sincere; putting forth genuine effort.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from earnest.
When earnestly they seek
Such proof, conclude they then begun to fail. John Milton, P. L.
Shame is a banishment of him from the good opinion of the world, which every man most earnestly desires. South.
Earnestly invoke the goodness and power of an all merciful and almighty God. George Smalridge, Sermons.
Why so earnestly seek you to put up that letter? William Shakespeare, K. Lear.
in an earnest manner
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The numerical value of earnestly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of earnestly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of earnestly in a Sentence
Men should not trust in God as if God did all, and yet labor earnestly as is he himself did all.
I earnestly request the Catholics not to raise a hand against the The Muslims, the Muslims are not behind this incident. Those behind this attack are misguided persons who are being manipulated by international forces to realize their political aims. According to the teachings of our religion, we should not harm anyone.
Don't be discouraged by a failure. It can be a positive experience. Failure is, in a sense, the highway to success, inasmuch as every discovery of what is false leads us to seek earnestly after what is true, and every fresh experience points out some form of error which we shall afterwards carefully avoid.
It really is a compromise to recognize that there are people earnestly earning a living, but also that there's been some real problems that just like any other commercial activity you need to regulate it.
The prerequisite for win-win cooperation is mutual trust, (We) hope the U.S. side can pay great attention to China's concerns, earnestly respect our core interests, avoid words and actions that harm bilateral ties, and reduce activities which cause misunderstandings or misjudgements.
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