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earnest
used in And Then There Were None

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Definition characterized by sincere belief

or:

intensely or excessively serious
  • Ex-Inspector Blore was an earnest man.
    Chapter 11 (47% in)
  • He said earnestly: "I was just obeying orders, Sir, that's all.
    Chapter 3 (51% in)
  • Maine said earnestly: "We thought of that, sir.
    Chapter 16 (42% in)

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