Part of speech:
Deeply or sincerely felt; earnest.
Predominantly red or yellow in tone:
The definition of serious is showing deep thought, not joking, or a situation that requires careful thought.
Fraught with danger or harm:
Subdued; solemn; grave
Of great consequence; serious or momentous:
Having or showing enthusiasm; ardent
Serious or grave
Warm or intense in feeling; passionate
Very loving, loyal, or faithful
(Computing theory) Not employing lazy evaluation; calculating results immediately, rather than deferring calculation until they are required.
Actively committed, as to a political cause.
Having or showing great warmth of feeling; intensely devoted or earnest; ardent
The definition of honest is someone or something that is truthful, trustworthy or genuine.
Filled with passion; fervent:
Energetic in application to work or study.
Deeply felt; profound:
Firmly fixed; concentrated:
Showing or conveying meaning, especially without words:
Having or showing a fixed, firm purpose; determined; resolved; unwavering
Serenely deliberate, composed, and dignified in character or manner.
The definition of staid is someone who is steady, sedate and distinguished.
A minor attempt for appearance sake, or to minimally comply with a requirement
Not feigned; genuine; real; sincere
Doing or done with all one's energy, enthusiasm, etc.; hearty; sincere; earnest
Not important; insignificant or petty.
Frivolous and disrespectful; saucy; impertinent
The definition of trivial is insignificant, or of no importance.
Not sincere; deceptive or hypocritical; not to be trusted
Not interested; indifferent.
Having the qualities needed in business; efficient, methodical, etc.
Not tolerating irrelevancies; direct, efficient, and practical:
Devoid of extreme qualities, such as exaggeration; sober.
Very popular or important:
Causing great discomfort, damage, or distress:
Something given as security for a loan; a pledge or guaranty.
An item of property given as security for a debt or performance.
An organization or department responsible for providing security by enforcing laws, rules, and regulations as well as maintaining order.
A certificate of appointment given to a warrant officer.
Designating or of heavy-duty clothing designed for wear while engaged in manual or outdoor labor
Full of or marked by dignity and seriousness
The definition of important is having great significance or consequence.
Earnest; sincere; heartfelt
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