What is another word for serious?

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Adjective
Grave in manner or disposition
“He looked serious as he began the daunting task of doing his taxes.”
Adjective
Of an important nature
“This is a serious matter which requires your immediate attention.”
Adjective
Requiring considerable thought or reflection
“Please give some serious consideration to my request as it will really make a difference to me.”
Adjective
Meriting deep reflection
“This is a serious film that explores the impacts of climate change.”
Adjective
Significantly worrying in nature
“He suffered a serious leg injury after an accident while skateboarding.”
Adjective
Having earnest intentions
“The president was serious when he claimed to be committed to improving the economy.”
Adjective
Large in quantity
“Harland made serious amounts of money selling fried chicken in Kentucky.”
Adjective
Not to be laughed at
“Stop laughing. This is serious!”
Adjective
Not easily answered or solved
“We have some serious bugs in this computer program.”
Adjective
(informal) Truly meaning something said that was outrageous in nature
“You want to go on a donut diet? Are you serious?”
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