Definition of Earnestly in English :

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Earnestly meaning in English

Meaning of Earnestly in English

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Earnestly pronunciation in English

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1. earnestly, in earnest, seriously

in a serious manner

Example Sentences:
'talking earnestly with his son'
'she started studying snakes in earnest'
'a play dealing seriously with the question of divorce'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of earnestly
Showing or expressing sincerity or seriousness: an earnest gesture of goodwill. See Synonyms at serious.

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