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    • serieuze


Detailed Translations for serious from English to Dutch


Translation Matrix for serious:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
echt consummation of marriage; marital state; marital union; marriage; matrimonial band; matrimony; wedlock
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
echt genuine; serious; straight actual; effectively; every inch; genuine; in fact; in heart and soul; in truth; indeed; it's true; real; really; sure; sure enough; to be sure; truly; unadulterated
eerlijk genuine; serious; straight fair; frank; honest; honorable; honourable; just; open; right; right-minded; righteous; sincere; sporting; true; true-hearted; upright
erg critical; grave; serious; worrying abominable; fierce; highly; intense; meager; meagre; miserable; paltry; poor; rather; severe; strong; terrible; very; violent
ernstig critical; earnest; grave; serious; severe; sincere; worrying awkward; critical; hard; painful; perilous; precarious; review; worrisome
kwalijk critical; grave; serious; worrying malicious; nasty; wicked
oprecht genuine; serious; straight fair; frank; genuine; heartfelt; honest; open; plain; sincere; straight; straightforward; true; upright
serieus earnest; grave; serious; severe; sincere
- dangerous; good; grave; grievous; life-threatening; severe; sober; unplayful
AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ronduit genuine; serious; straight blatant; blunt; bluntly; certain; certainly; clean; direct; downright; fair; forthright; frank; frankly; frontal; genially; honest; of course; open; openly; outright; outspoken; plain; plain-spoken; positive; positively; readily; sheer; sincere; straight; straightforward; sure; sure and certain; undoubted
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
heel erg extremely
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
heel erg earnest; grave; serious; sincere eccentric; enormous; exceptional; extremely; greatly; highly; particular; special; ultra
menens genuine; serious; straight
van bedenkelijke aard critical; grave; serious; worrying
vol ernst earnest; grave; serious; severe; sincere
werkelijk menend earnest; grave; serious; severe; sincere

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Related Definitions for "serious":

  1. causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm1
    • a serious wound1
    • a serious turn of events1
  2. requiring effort or concentration; complex and not easy to answer or solve1
    • raised serious objections to the proposal1
    • the plan has a serious flaw1
  3. of great consequence1
    • marriage is a serious matter1
  4. appealing to the mind1
    • a serious book1
  5. concerned with work or important matters rather than play or trivialities1
    • a serious student of history1
    • a serious attempt to learn to ski1
    • gave me a serious look1
    • a serious young man1
    • are you serious or joking?1
    • Don't be so serious!1
  6. completely lacking in playfulness1

Wiktionary Translations for serious:

  1. without humor or expression of happiness
  2. important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play
  3. really intending what is said; being in earnest
  1. zonder grappen en serieus

Cross Translation:
serious aanzienlijke; relevante; belangrijke; ernstige; pertinente; strenge erheblich — beträchtlich, ins Gewicht fallend, wichtig, ernst

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