What is the opposite of facetious?

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Adjective
Opposite of pleasantly humorous or jocular
Adjective
Opposite of marked by humor or something that motivates laughter
“There were serious undertones to the film may have initially seemed playful and innocent.”
Adjective
Opposite of treating serious issues with inappropriate humor
“I was being sincere when I accepted your challenge to a boxing match.”
Adjective
Opposite of cheerfully unconcerned about the future or things in general
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Opposite of not intended to be taken seriously
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Opposite of causing laughter and providing entertainment
Adjective
Opposite of bitingly or humorously intelligent in nature
“He had the wit of a dead fish and constantly delivered retorts that were banal and clichéd.”
Adjective
Opposite of silly or inappropriate in nature
“The children have been warmly praised for their sensible actions in passing the information on to school authorities.”
Adjective
Opposite of mentally keen, alert, sharp, agile, and nimble
Adjective
Opposite of having a merry or cheerful nature or atmosphere
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