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This demand was made with scornful seriousness; with a ruthless application to the feelings of a son.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
No man opens his ware with greater seriousness, or challenges your judgment more in the operation.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Vincent Alsop died; a presbyterian clergyman, who attacked Dr. Sherlock with great wit and some seriousness.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Puffin was always well received at The Warren; he amused the squire by the seriousness of his arguments about trifling things.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
His manner is somewhat nervous, a look of intense seriousness in his heavy-browed eyes.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
His writing was characterized by seriousness of purpose, accuracy and keen observations.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
It is difficult to characterize the curious comPg 158bination of levity and seriousness that runs through this tale.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
He was like a boy who had been detected in some offence and for the first time realized the seriousness of it.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
“There is nothing of immediate seriousness,” Henriette replied, and her sister-in-law drew a breath of relief.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
The seriousness of the situation assumed an even more depressing aspect.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
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WORDS RELATED TO SERIOUSNESS

  • advantage
  • avail
  • concern
  • consequence
  • gravity
  • import
  • magnitude
  • momentousness
  • note
  • pith
  • profit
  • seriousness
  • significance
  • signification
  • substance
  • use
  • value
  • weight
  • weightiness
  • worth
  • artlessness
  • candor
  • earnestness
  • frankness
  • genuineness
  • good faith
  • goodwill
  • guilelessness
  • heart
  • honor
  • impartiality
  • innocence
  • justice
  • openness
  • probity
  • reliability
  • seriousness
  • sincereness
  • singleness
  • trustworthiness
  • truth
  • truthfulness
  • veracity
  • wholeheartedness
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