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What is another word for earnest?

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Adjective
Having a serious demeanor
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“Although there was no smile upon his calm earnest countenance, there was a spirit of gladness in his heart.”
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Of great seriousness or importance
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“We contend not about words and trifles, but of high and earnest matters.”
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Felt or believed deeply and sincerely
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“He was overwhelmed upon hearing her earnest prayers for him and the nation.”
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Diligent or focused in one's efforts
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“Thus the practitioner's earnest efforts to protect her client could interfere with the practitioner's own therapeutic progress.”
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Without artificiality or insincerity
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Expressing something forcibly and clearly
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Attentively occupied with
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Having a pedantic, scholarly manner, as of a college don
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Warm and friendly
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Marked by curiosity or fascination
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Affectedly proper or serious
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(of a question or subject) Being of current or continuing interest and importance
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Feeling or showing love or great care
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Absorbed in thought
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The state or quality of being serious or solemn
“She was able to convey to him not by her scattered words, but rather by some reaching of emotion, that she was in deadly earnest.”
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Security provided as a guarantee that an obligation will be met
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Money paid before it is due
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A promise or assurance to do something or that something is the case
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