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somberly also: (British English) sombrely
American English: /ˈsɑmbərli/
British English: /ˈsɒmbəli/

Translation of somberly in Spanish:

adverb

  • 1.1 (gloomily, darkly) she hated the somberly painted room
    odiaba los colores sombríos de la habitación
    1.2 (with gravity)
    con gravedad

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