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Synonyms for earnest

marked by sober sincerity

full of or marked by dignity and seriousness

having great consequence or weight

something given to guarantee the repayment of a loan or the fulfillment of an obligation

Synonyms for earnest

something of value given by one person to another to bind a contract

characterized by a firm and humorless belief in the validity of your opinions

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not distracted by anything unrelated to the goal

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Helen and Margaret walked the earnest girl as far as Battersea Bridge Station, arguing copiously all the way.
The earnest girl's train rumbled away over the bridge.
But if you don't profit by this visit, and act accordingly, you will find me as bitterly in earnest against you as I could be if I deemed you worth a second thought on my own account.'
I am in earnest in my love for you as I am in earnest for my own life, which can only be perfected by your aid and influence."
Earnest uses technology, data, and design to build more affordable products and create an automated, faster experience for clients with competitive rates.
58 Satellite TV Channels licences were issued through open, fair and transparent bidding and successful bidders were required to deposit the balance amount of earnest money of their offered bid within 15 working days.
Earnest, 19, pleaded not guilty to charges of murder and attempted murder in the shooting in which one woman was killed and three people wounded, including the synagogue's rabbi.
Nonetheless, the play's popularity gradually resurfaced and in today's modern and definitely more accepting times The Importance of Being Earnest is still one of the most known English plays.
In his August 25, 2016, press briefing Earnest was asked about the administration's failure to protect Syrian civilians in the face of what he described as the Assad regime's "unconscionable use of violence against civilians." He clarified, using language that defines vacuity, the administration's policy as follows: "But our approach to the Assad regime has been to make clear that they've lost legitimacy to lead that country." Claiming, in a sentence that defines wishful thinking, that "Russia shares this assessment," Earnest suggested that the way forward toward ending mass murder is for Moscow to live up to its commitments and rein in its homicidal client.
Never previously did any bidder turn up and deposited earnest money as done by CHL which deposited Rs25m as Earnest Money.
This incarnation of The Importance of Being Earnest would have the great man spining in his Parisienne grave.
"As long as we are in a position of convening serious talks that are making progress," Earnest said the United States "would not arbitrarily or abruptly end them." But if we are in a situation where we sense that the talks have stalled then yes, the United States and the international community is prepared to walk away, Earnest added.
"These are views the administration intends to convey directly to the Israelis," Mr Earnest said.
Alistair Gammell, Managing Director of the Sports and Entertainment division at Earnest, said: “We are delighted to be chosen by the ICC for this prestigious and exciting project.