Definition of serious-minded in English:


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Sincere, solemn, or thoughtful in character or manner: serious-minded people who have given a lot of thought to what they believe a weighty, worthy, serious-minded film
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  • His style and structure varies as well: often seen as a dark and pessimistic writer, his tone can also by turns be light-hearted as well as serious-minded.
  • "No doubt he's a great salesman, but I don't think he's serious-minded."
  • Find a training partner who is as serious-minded as you are or train alone.

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