Bedeutung von "serious" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


adjective us /ˈsɪər·i·əs/

B1 A serious problem or situation is bad and makes people worry:

a serious accident/illness
This is a serious matter.

B1 thinking or speaking honestly about something and not joking:

Are you serious about changing your job?

B1 A serious person is quiet and does not laugh often:

a serious child

important and needing your complete attention:

That’s an interesting job offer – I’m going to give it some serious consideration.
seriousness noun [ no plural ]

(Definition von "serious" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)