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We found 37 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word serious:
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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. serious: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. serious: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. serious: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. serious: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. serious: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. serious: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Serious, serious: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. serious: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. serious: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. serious: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. serious: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. serious: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. serious: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. serious: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. serious: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. serious: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Serious (Donna Allen song), Serious (Duran Duran song), Serious (Luther Allison album), Serious (TV series), Serious: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Serious: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. serious: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. serious: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. serious: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. serious: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. SERIOUS: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  24. serious: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. serious: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. serious: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. serious: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. serious: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. serious: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Serious (single), Serious (song), serious: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. serious: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Serious (single), Serious (song), serious: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. SERIOUS: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. serious: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Serious, Serious: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (serious)

adjective:  of great consequence ("Marriage is a serious matter")
adjective:  concerned with work or important matters rather than play or trivialities ("A serious student of history")
adjective:  requiring effort or concentration; complex and not easy to answer or solve ("Raised serious objections to the proposal")
adjective:  appealing to the mind ("A serious book")
adjective:  completely lacking in playfulness
adjective:  causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm ("A serious wound")

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