Bedeutung von “seriously” — Learner’s Dictionary


adverb us uk /ˈsɪəriəsli/
Extra Examples
Several people were seriously hurt in the accident.Smoking can seriously damage your health.We believe that the government has seriously misjudged the public mood.Fortunately, no one was seriously injured in the accident.These women take their jobs very seriously.

B1 in a serious way:

seriously injured
Smoking can seriously damage your health.

B2 used to show that what you are going to say is not a joke:

Seriously though, you mustn't say that.
take sb/sth seriously

B2 to believe that someone or something is important and that you should pay attention to them:

The police have to take any terrorist threat seriously.

(Definition von “seriously” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)