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English definition of “solemn”

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]
(Definition of solemn adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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