- 1.1 (serious) [expression/look] serio he's terribly earnest se lo toma todo muy en serioMore example sentences1.2 (sincere) [formal] [effort/attempt] serio, concienzudo; [wish] ferviente
- The truth was more that the agenda didn't fit with her sincere and earnest style, so why should she change in order to fit it?
- Instead, earnest students of public policy are expected to read them onscreen as retrieved via the internet.
- It is only through such earnest conversation that we can hope to approach clarity.
Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.
- 2 2.1earnest (money) fianza (feminine) 2.2 (guarantee) [literary/literario] prenda (feminine) [literary/literario]More example sentences
- It is but a trifle that Sauron fancies, and an earnest of your good will.
- It was a touching tribute never since accorded to any other author, and an earnest of the esteem in which he was held.