English → English - earnest

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n. man's name

English → Spanish - earnest

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s. Ernesto, nombre propio masculino

English → French - earnest

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n. Earnest ou Ernest, prénom masculin

English → German - earnest

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[earnest] n. Handgeld, Anzahlung
adj. ernst
n. Earnest, Ernst (Vorname)

English → Indonesian - earnest

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n. uang muka, tanda, alamat
a. sungguh-sungguh, tekun, bertekad: yg bertekad

English → Italian - earnest

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s. serietà

English → Polish - earnest

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n. zadatek, przedsmak, gwarancja
a. poważny, rzetelny, starający się, gorliwy, żarliwy, usilny

English → Portuguese - earnest

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s. Earnest, nome próprio masculino

English → Romanian - earnest

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n. seriozitate, avans, acont, garanţie, arvună
a. serios, convins, zelos, onorabil

English → Russian - earnest

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[earnest] с. серьезность; задаток, залог
прил. искренний, горячий, ревностный; серьезный, важный

English → Turkish - earnest

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i. avans, teminât, tadım, delil, ciddi olma

English → Ukrainian - earnest

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n. серйозність, важливість, завдаток, запорука, порука
a. серйозний, важливий, переконаний, щирий, гарячий, палкий

English → Dutch - earnest

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zn. ernst, menens

English → Greek - earnest

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[earnest] επίθ. ένθερμος, καπάρο, σοβαρός

English → Arabic - earnest

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‏عربون‏
‏جد، جدي، جاد، غير هازل، هام، مخلص‏

English → Chinese - earnest

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[earnest] (名) 认真, 诚挚
(形) 认真的, 重要的, 热心的

English → Chinese - earnest

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[earnest] (名) 認真, 誠摯
(形) 認真的, 重要的, 熱心的

English → Hindi - earnest

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n. थाती, बयाना, साई
a. जोशीला, ईमानदार, उत्सुक, तत्पर, अकपट

English → Japanese - earnest

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(名) アーネスト, 男子名

English → Korean - earnest

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명. 진지함, 계약금, 징조
형. 진지한, 성실한; 열심인, 착실한

English → Vietnamese - earnest

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n. sự đặc cọc, tiền đặc cọc, chứng cớ
a. đứng đắn, nghiêm trang, tận tâm, hết lòng, sốt sắng, gấp, vội vàng

Definition of earnest

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Noun
1. Gravity; serious purpose; earnestness.
2. Seriousness; reality; actuality (as opposed to jesting or feigned appearance); fixed determination; eagerness; intentness.
Verb
3. To be serious with; use in earnest.
Adjective
4. Serious in speech or action; eager; urgent; importunate; pressing; instant.
5. Ardent in the pursuit of an object; eager to obtain or do; zealous with sincerity; with hearty endeavour; heartfelt; fervent; hearty; — used in a good sense; as, earnest prayers.
6. Intent; fixed closely; as, earnest attention.
7. Possessing or characterised by seriousness; strongly bent; intent.
An earnest disposition
8. Strenuous; diligent.
Earnest efforts
9. Serious; weighty; of a serious, weighty, or important nature; not trifling or feigned; important.
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