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solemn
used in Beloved

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Definition
in a very serious (and often dignified) manner
  • From the solemn air with which Stamp had unfolded the paper, the tenderness in the old man's fingers as he stroked its creases and flattened it out, first on his knees, then on the split top of the piling, Paul D knew that it ought to mess him up.
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