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Definitions 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"

  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"

Wiktionary

  1. seriouslyadverb

    In a serious or literal manner.

    He was hoping that we would take him seriously.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'seriously' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1874

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'seriously' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1562

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'seriously' in Adverbs Frequency: #156

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seriously in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seriously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of seriously in a Sentence

  1. Richard Shelby:

    I am pleased, we had a positive meeting. The President was urging me to try to conclude these negotiations. This is the most positive meeting I've had in a long time. So, we're not there yet, we're seriously negotiating.

  2. Robert Wood:

    As a black man, I know a lot of people lost their lives so that I can vote. I take that seriously.

  3. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Ears - Listen to everyone, but seriously Eyes - Look at everyone, but observing Nose - Smell natural waves, but analyzing Tongue - Speak on time, but carefully Utilize these four abilities to drive and manage your life in a right and safe direction; you can overcome flaws and failures.

  4. Anthony Fauci:

    If anyone's got a doubt that they may not be taking safety very seriously, I think this is an affirmation that safety is a primary consideration when it comes to the FDA and the CDC, that's why it was done and that's why it's a pause. It isn't a cancellation ; it's a pause.

  5. Oscar Wilde:

    Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.

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