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grave -- as in: Her manner was grave.
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • he said gravely, "that is very serious indeed!"
  • With a grave face he lit the lamp and led the way down the corridor.
  • "I am glad to hear you say so," said Holmes gravely.
  • His features were gravely set, but there was a light in his eye which made me think that he had not been disappointed in his conclusions.
  • Holmes shook his head gravely.
  • "And she would need to be," said Holmes gravely.
  • But Holmes shook his head gravely.

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  • Her smile disappeared as she suddenly realized the gravity of her situation.
  • It was the day of the funeral and she was in a grave mood.

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