Synonyms for seriousness

Synonyms for (noun) seriousness

Synonyms: earnestness, serious-mindedness, seriousness, sincerity

Definition: the trait of being serious

Usage: a lack of solemnity is not necessarily a lack of seriousness- Robert Rice

Similar words: trait

Definition: a distinguishing feature of your personal nature


Synonyms: seriousness, distressfulness

Definition: the quality of arousing fear or distress

Usage: he learned the seriousness of his illness

Similar words: badness, severeness, severity

Definition: used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather


Synonyms: seriousness, sincerity, earnestness

Definition: an earnest and sincere feeling

Similar words: gravity, solemnity

Definition: a solemn and dignified feeling