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1. seriously

adverb. ['ˈsɪriːəsli'] in a serious manner.

Synonyms

  • earnestly

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • serious (English)
  • seryows (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Seriously

  • mysteriously

Sentences with seriously


1. Adverb
The more information you have to support your allegations, the more seriously the issue will be taken.

Quotes about seriously


1. With Portlandia, I don't think our intention is always to find something funny. Sometimes the humor comes from taking something really seriously. We're okay with making somebody feel uncomfortable or uneasy.
- Carrie Brownstein

2. Humor and laughter - not necessarily derogatory derision - are my pet tools. This may come from my general philosophy of never taking the world too seriously - for fear of dying of boredom.
- Marcel Duchamp

3. We do not take humor seriously enough.
- Konrad Lorenz

2. seriously

adverb. ['ˈsɪriːəsli'] to a severe or serious degree.

Synonyms

  • severely
  • badly

Antonyms

  • advantageously

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • serious (English)
  • seryows (Middle English (1100-1500))
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