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earnest
used in Blink

2 uses
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Definition
characterized by sincere belief

or:

intensely or excessively serious
  • He is polite and thoughtful and unexpectedly modest, and he talks with the quiet earnestness of a graduate student.
    Five — Kenna's Dilemma (2% in)
  • Planning for the war game began in earnest in the summer of 2000.
    Four — Paul Van Riper's Big Victory (9% in)

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