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In a solemn or considered manner,
  1. In a solemn or considered manner
    • - the doctor looked seriously at him
  2. With earnest intent; not lightly or superficially
    • - I seriously considered canceling my subscription
  3. Really or sincerely (used esp. to indicate a response of surprise or shock)
    • - do you seriously believe that I would jeopardize my career by such acts?
  4. Used to add sincerity to a statement that is to follow, esp. after a facetious exchange of remarks
    • - seriously though, shortcuts rarely work
  5. Used to indicate surprise at what someone has said and to check whether they really meant it
    • - “I'm dying to know.” “Seriously?” “Of course.”
  6. To a degree that is significant or worrying because of possible danger or risk
    • - the amount of fat you eat can seriously affect your health
    • - three men are seriously ill in the hospital
  7. Very
    • - he was seriously rich
    • - I drove to the station in a seriously bad mood

  1. 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: 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"
  3. (serious) concerned with work or important matters rather than play or trivialities; "a serious student of history"; "a serious attempt to learn to ski"; "gave me a serious look"; "a serious young man"; "are you serious or joking?"; "Don't be so serious!"
  4. (serious) dangerous: causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm; "a dangerous operation"; "a grave situation"; "a grave illness"; "grievous bodily harm"; "a serious wound"; "a serious turn of events"; "a severe case of pneumonia"; "a life-threatening disease"
  5. (serious) good: appealing to the mind; "good music"; "a serious book"
  6. (serious) unplayful: completely lacking in playfulness
  7. (Serious (album)) Serious is an album by American blues guitarist Luther Allison, released in 1987 on the Blind Pig label.
  8. (Serious (Duffy song)) Rockferry is the debut studio album by Welsh singer Duffy released on 3 March 2008. The album was the fourth best selling album of 2008 worldwide.
  9. (Serious (Duran Duran song)) "Serious" is the 22nd single by Duran Duran. It was released 1 October 1990 as the second single from the Liberty album.
  10. (Serious (Gwen song)) Love. Angel. Music. Baby. is the debut studio album by American recording artist Gwen Stefani, released in the United States on November 23, 2004 by Interscope Records. ...
  11. (Serious (TV series)) The Serious TV series is an observational documentary series made by the BBC and broadcast as part of their children's programming. ...
  12. (Serious (Whitehead Bros. album)) Serious is the first and only studio album released by the Whitehead Bros., released on August 23, 1994 through Motown. Production was mostly handled by the brothers themselves.
  13. (serious) Without humor or expression of happiness; grave in manner or disposition; earnest; thoughtful; solemn; Important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play; needing great attention; critical; Really intending what is said; being in earnest; not jesting or deceiving; meaningful
  14. (Serious) An event that resulted in or required intervention to prevent death, a life threatening event, injury, hospitalization, prolongation of hospitalization, emergency visit, a persistent or significant/incapacity, medical treatment, or a congenital anomaly/birth defect. ...
  15. (Serious) Describes a high-quality wine.
  16. (4) Serious) The fourth degree was called "Serious" dances. These were usually found upon the tragic staging. Represented the highest possible degree of skill and elegance.
  17. (Serious (injury or illness)) An injury or illness that requires employee hospitalization for more than 24 hours for other than medical observations.
  18. (Serious) 21 CFR 314.80(a): Means an adverse drug experience that is fatal or life-threatening, is permanently disabling, requires inpatient hospitalization, or is congenital anomaly, cancer, or overdose.
  19. (Serious) Anime titles that tries to make its themes or characters as realistic as possible. These shows typically deal with more heavy topics such as suicide, child abuse, etc or more adult topics such as politics, careers, etc.
  20. (Serious) From my point of view, the Chinese ghost, the sexy Mariah Carey, the James Bond girl and the Batman’s girlfriend are great. I’m sincere now. All of the Kyuan’s designs are above par.
  21. (Serious) Inobuzaza/imandundu/uzimisele
  22. (Serious) a. usually refers to the dire consequences of falling off. A poorly protected route
  23. (Serious) defects lead directly to significant injury or significant economic loss.
  24. (serious) not light-hearted: "He's a serious student and always does his homework."
  25. The word "seriously" is probably the most frequently used word in the show and has even become the subject of official merchandise (such as T-shirts with SERIOUSLY written on them). One might say that it is the catch-phrase of the show.