Gravely

[ greyv-lee ]
/ ˈgreɪv li /

noun

Samuel L(ee), Jr.,1922–2004, U.S. naval officer: first black admiral.
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gravely


adv.

1550s, "solemnly," from grave (adj.) + -ly (2).

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