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
Police say the attacks were unprovoked and some victims were seriously hurt.
But Golden State was seriously challenged only once in this postseason — by the Houston Rockets, who took the Western Conference finals to their seven-game limit.
While Burley sat in prison over the next six years, his girlfriend died, his father fell seriously ill, his daughter gave birth to his three grandchildren.
That idea went nowhere, but the mere fact that abandoning much of the Keys was taken seriously enough to be considered in Tallahassee tells you something.
Within a year Toyota started exporting a minivan to America, but the Chrysler product was king and Toyota never seriously challenged that for decades.
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Sharp says that’s not surprising, since tribes had not been seriously consulted in any previous carbon pricing proposals in Washington state, either.
Trying to help elevate Wells while not seriously hurting Hunter might have been tricky.
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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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