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grave -- as in: Her manner was grave.
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • ...Harry, tied up and wandless, in grave danger-looking up, up to the topmost window, the highest tower...
  • Lupin swallowed. "I — I made a grave mistake in marrying Tonks."
  • Xenophilius nodded gravely.
  • "It would tend to give you an edge," agreed Lupin gravely.
  • To tell Snape why the boy might return would be foolish, of course; it had been a grave mistake to trust Bellatrix and Malfoy.

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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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