Examples of seriously in a Sentence
No one was seriously injured in the accident.
I thought seriously about death while I was in the hospital.
You should seriously consider buying a new car.
You don't mean that seriously, do you?
It was so hot that we nearly melted. But seriously, it was hotter than I've ever experienced.
I think you are seriously mistaken.
Recent Examples of seriously from the Web
Criticism of the strike from the Obama gallery that failed so utterly in Syria can’t be taken seriously.
Sebastian Buczyk, as a cab-driving friend of Maria’s named Zenon who speaks only in Polish, takes a role that could be simplified as goofy comic relief and takes it seriously.
Enbridge spokesman Ryan Duffy said the company takes environmental safety seriously.
No one can begrudge Coachella for taking security extra seriously in the wake of last year’s shooting at the country-focused Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas.
Her teacher, classmates and classmates' families went above and beyond and really took the project seriously — many making multiple Dexi purses.
Some of these would change the electron's behavior, so the researchers decided to take the difference between the measurements seriously.
There are no plans to sell the phone outside of South Korea yet, but there’s probably no other country where test-taking is taken this seriously.
Randy Hargrove, spokesman for Walmart, said the retail giant took the allegations seriously, and that Rifle’s main beef was with Beco.
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a lot, as all get-out, good and;
SERIOUSLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of seriously for English Language Learners
: in a serious way
: to a large or great degree or extent
SERIOUSLY Defined for Kids
Definition of seriously for Students
- He takes his job seriously.
- Don't take me seriously. It was just a joke.
- seriously wounded
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