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serious-minded Syllabification: se·ri·ous-mind·ed

Definition of serious-minded in English:


Sincere, solemn, or thoughtful in character or manner: my mother is serious-minded and often depressed a weighty, worthy, serious-minded film
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  • The winners this year were mostly serious-minded elders from traditional communities.
  • Their wings have been clipped by the serious-minded, financially-motivated, cautious "suits" who do the hiring in modern baseball.
  • The heavy shadows that cling to the orchestration of his more serious-minded works disappear.
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