With sincere and intense conviction; seriously: they earnestly hope to come back in the summer
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- Any given scientific project may be good, but it may also be earnestly pursued and gravely in error.
- I know that he earnestly and seriously believes the factual content of everything he says.
- Many of the youngsters entering the arena of serious theatre now take this objective quite earnestly.
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