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solemn

adjective
 
 
/ˈsɒləm/
SERIOUS serious or sad: solemn music Everyone looked very solemn.Lacking humour
PROMISE/WARNING ETC A solemn promise, warning, etc is serious and sincere.Honesty, openness and sincerity
solemnly adverb solemnity
 
 
/səˈlemnəti/ noun [U]
Translations of “solemn”
in Korean 근엄한, 침통한…
in Arabic مَهيب…
in French grave, solennel…
in Turkish vakur, ciddi, ağırbaşlı…
in Italian solenne…
in Chinese (Traditional) 莊嚴的,嚴肅的…
in Russian серьезный, торжественный…
in Polish uroczysty, poważny…
in Spanish solemne, serio…
in Portuguese solene…
in German ernst, feierlich…
in Catalan solemne…
in Japanese 厳粛な, 重々しい, まじめな…
in Chinese (Simplified) 庄严的,严肃的…
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