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solemn
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

4 uses
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Definition
in a very serious (and often dignified) manner
  • But first you must solemnly promise that my name shall never be mentioned.
    18 — Months Of Peril (24% in)
  • Pious Mr. Pike brushed up his hair till it stood upright, and, in deep, solemn tones, began: "Hearken, ye servants!
    13 — The Church And Slavery (9% in)
  • He laid his hand on her head, and said, solemnly, "Ellen, this is the secret you have promised grandmother never to tell.
    27 — New Destination For The Children (56% in)
  • But in a calm, solemn way, for it cost me great effort, I said, "Listen to me, Ellen; I have something to tell you!"
    39 — The Confession (35% in)

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