Definisi 'earnest'
English to English
adjective
1 Ardent in the pursuit of an object; eager to obtain or do; zealous with sincerity; with hearty endeavor; heartfelt; fervent; hearty; -- used in a good sense; as, earnest prayers.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
2 characterized by a firm and humorless belief in the validity of your opinions
Example:
• both sides were deeply in earnest, even passionate
• an entirely sincere and cruel tyrant
• a film with a solemn social message
source: wordnet30
3 earnest
Example:
• one's dearest wish
• devout wishes for their success
• heartfelt condolences
source: wordnet30
4 not distracted by anything unrelated to the goal
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noun
5 something of value given by one person to another to bind a contract
source: wordnet30
6 Seriousness; reality; fixed determination; eagerness; intentness.
source: webster1913
7 Something given, or a part paid beforehand, as a pledge; pledge; handsel; a token of what is to come.
source: webster1913
verb
8 To use in earnest.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
earnestness, serious-mindedness, seriousness, sincerity, security, surety, arles, earnest money, purposeful, serious, sincere,

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