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Usage examples for seriously

  1. I never seriously thought that you did. – The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories by Ethel M. Dell
  2. She answered seriously: " I thought maybe you couldn't come back for me." – Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
  3. " Carley, what I mean is that you might never really marry me," he answered, seriously. – The Call of the Canyon by Zane Grey
  4. I laughed a little, but I answered seriously enough. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  5. About the same time I too was taken ill, and that seriously. – Fragments of an Autobiography by Felix Moscheles
  6. I doubt if anybody knows as much as he does, she returned, very seriously. – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  7. " Seriously, Rose, if you want to help us out this afternoon, you can. – Loaded Dice by Ellery H. Clark
  8. " I'm glad they see how really fine his opera is," Claude said, seriously, even earnestly. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  9. " Wenceslas, my dear fellow, your wife was near dying of it," she went on very seriously. – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  10. Again he was thinking of the one great subject about which he was so seriously concerned. – The Poorhouse Waif and His Divine Teacher by Isabel C. Byrum
  11. Why had he never seriously tried to win her, why had he so soon forgotten her? – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  12. Well, he said seriously, I s'pose you oughtn't, because it was told you in confidence, but I'm glad you did. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  13. Have you ever seriously wondered why I don't marry? – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  14. I shall keep it from him because he's ill, and because a great worry like this might seriously harm him. – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White
  15. I've been thinking over that little trouble we had this morning, and I've made up my mind that if there were any fault it was mine for taking a joke too seriously. – Black Jack by Max Brand
  16. But as to thinking seriously of her- well, I could not stand that, you know to be laughed at all one's life; eh, Miss Mattie? – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  17. He always took him seriously. – Pee-Wee Harris Adrift by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  18. " Well- he has been wounded, but not seriously. – Captain Jim by Mary Grant Bruce
  19. The widow took things seriously for the most part, poor soul. – The Christmas Story from David Harum by Edward Noyes Westcott
  20. I wonder whether he takes the Prince seriously. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
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