What does earnestly mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seriously, earnestly, in earnest(adverb)

    in a serious manner

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

Wiktionary

  1. earnestly(Adverb)

    In an earnest manner; being very sincere; putting forth genuine effort.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Earnestly(adverb)

    in an earnest manner

How to pronounce earnestly?

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How to say earnestly in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of earnestly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of earnestly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of earnestly in a Sentence

  1. John Keats:

    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.

  2. Evelyn Stauffer:

    The department has been operating in good faith and earnestly trying to comply with court orders, including the rapidly approaching deadline for reunification, our interpretation of the court's order is that HHS must make a determination of parentage, fitness, and safety before reunifying families, but that HHS need not undertake the fuller process of vetting for children's safety that HHS would ordinarily conduct in its operations.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    Rely only/wholly on God in all things/always. For, he is a rewarder of those that diligently/earnestly rely on him (Hebrews 11 : 6 ; Galatians 6 : 9).

  4. Francis Bacon:

    If any human being earnestly desire to push on to new discoveries instead of just retaining and using the old to win victories over Nature as a worker rather than over hostile critics as a disputant to attain , in fact, clear and demonstrative knowlegde instead of attractive and probable theory we invite him as a true son of Science to join our ranks.

  5. Malcolm Ranjith:

    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.

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