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Pronunciation: /ˈsɪərɪəs/

Translation of serious in French:


  • [person, expression, discussion, offer] sérieux/-ieuse; [accident, crime, crisis, problem] grave; [literature, actor] de qualité; [attempt, concern] réel/réelle to be serious about sth prendre qch au sérieux to be serious about doing avoir vraiment l'intention de faire

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