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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: seriousness(0.01129 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to seriousness.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an earnest and sincere feeling [syn: earnestness, sincerity]
2: the quality of arousing fear or distress; “he learned the
seriousness of his illness” [syn: distressfulness]
3: the trait of being serious; “a lack of solemnity is not
necessarily a lack of seriousness”- Robert Rice [syn: earnestness,
serious-mindedness, sincerity] [ant: frivolity]
English → English (gcide)
Serious \Se"ri*ous\, a. [L. serius: cf. F. s['e]rieux, LL.
1. Grave in manner or disposition; earnest; thoughtful;
solemn; not light, gay, or volatile.
He is always serious, yet there is about his manner
a graceful ease. --Macaulay.
2. Really intending what is said; being in earnest; not
jesting or deceiving. --Beaconsfield.
3. Important; weighty; not trifling; grave.
The holy Scriptures bring to our ears the most
serious things in the world. --Young.
4. Hence, giving rise to apprehension; attended with danger;
as, a serious injury.
Syn: Grave; solemn; earnest; sedate; important; weighty. See
[1913 Webster] -- Se"ri*ous*ly, adv. --