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grave
used in Angelfall

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Definition
serious and/or solemn
The exact meaning of this sense of grave can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "This is a grave problem," or "a situation of the utmost gravity." — important, dangerous, or causing worry
  • "She was in a grave mood upon returning from the funeral." — sad or solemn
  • "She looked me in the eye and gravely promised." — in a sincere and serious manner
  • If he wasn't so gravely injured and exhausted, there's no doubt he would have kicked my ass to kingdom come and back, even if he chose not to kill me.
    p. 40.2

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