German English Dictionary

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ernst in English:

1. unsmiling



English word "ernst"(unsmiling) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Uncanny Tales" (Various)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Deathworld" (Harry Harr...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Haunted Ship" (Kate...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Gold Girl" (James B...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Japonette" (Robert W. C...

2. serious


Get serious.
A new study suggests that hospital records for patients older than 65 are often incorrect, which may lead to serious treatment errors.
I have often observed how little young ladies are interested by books of a serious stamp, though written solely for their benefit. It amazes me, I confess; for, certainly, there can be nothing so advantageous to them as instruction.
Just one look at the amusing dispenser, colorful animal tiles, two-sided bingo cards, and transparent monkey chips and you know you're in for some serious fun.
The current rate is about one airplane crash every two weeks, measuring all serious accidents to all types of transport jets.
Fear of serious injury cannot alone justify suppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from the bondage of irrational fears.
Managing your stocks with Big Wisdom shows that you are serious about investing!
I know, said Al-Sayib, getting a new bottle of Fanta. "This is serious business. So why'd you call?"
Gestural language had, however, serious limitations, since it could not be used in the dark or at distance.
The outcome of any serious research can only be to make two questions grow where only one grew before.
My companions were watching me in silence and, unlike other times when my wonder had made them laugh, they remained serious.
Hey, we're trying to have a serious discussion here so I'd appreciate it if you wouldn't butt in so irresponsibly.
It is not necessary for the public to know whether I am joking or whether I am serious, just as it is not necessary for me to know it myself.
How can one be serious with the world when the world itself is so ridiculous!
You're not a serious mathematician unless you crumple up a piece of paper in frustration every twenty minutes, look off into space, and appear to be questioning your very existence.

English word "ernst"(serious) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Wanda, Vol. 3 (of 3)" (...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Romantic Lady" (Mic...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Mrs. Maxon Protests" (A...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "That Scholarship Boy" (...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "An Alphabet of History"...

3. gravely


He addressed the crowd gravely.
... wedding bands, cautioned us gravely,“ Avoid electrified salt solutions.”...

English word "ernst"(gravely) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "A Daughter of Japan" (F...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Heavenly Gifts" (Aaron ...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Editha's Burglar A Stor...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "A Christmas Hamper A Vo...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Christian Mystery A Chi...

4. seriously


It's not that I seriously like him. I just find him very attractive.
Oh, sure, I studied English in my school days. But it wasn't until two or three years ago that I really started taking it seriously.
Spenser's sarcastic and joking remarks are often misinterpreted as signs of ambivalence and often taken too seriously.
Seriously though, episode 21 made me almost cry while laughing.
Oh! Seriously?
You can't seriously expect that they won't recognize you in that disguise. That lopsided, dime store moustache is a dead giveaway!
The shirt she apparently seriously thought suited me I turned down and decided to accept a light blue polo shirt.
So, players were often seriously injured and sometimes even killed in these rough games.
You're not seriously expecting me to believe that? Smoking can seriously damage your health.
Of course he thought it was a joke and let it slide with a "hm?" but he was seriously annoyed. I mean, just don't say things like that even as a joke!
Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.
Because the new trainee did things sluggishly, he was told that he'd be fired if he didn't start taking his job seriously.
The new trendy way to drink vodka is to pour it directly into your eye socket. However, doing so could seriously damage your vision.
The town water supply was seriously obstructed by heavy rainfalls.
He has a great storehouse of knowledge about historical details but I seriously doubt that's of any use in life.

English word "ernst"(seriously) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "In the Track of the Boo...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Knock, Knock, Knock and...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Chambers's Journal of P...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Chambers's Journal of P...