Detailed Translations for seriousness from English to French


seriousness [the ~] nom

  1. the seriousness
    la gravité; la sévérité; le sérieux
  2. the seriousness
    la gravité; le sérieux

Translation Matrix for seriousness:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
gravité seriousness alert severity; respectability; severity; stateliness; weight
sérieux seriousness thoroughness
sévérité seriousness austerity; harshness; rigidity; severity; starkness; sternness; stiffness; strictness
- distressfulness; earnestness; serious-mindedness; sincerity
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- gravity
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
sérieux critical; earnest; grave; reliable; serious; severe; sincere; solid; sound; worrying

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Related Definitions for "seriousness":

  1. the trait of being serious1
    • a lack of solemnity is not necessarily a lack of seriousness1
  2. the quality of arousing fear or distress1
    • he learned the seriousness of his illness1
  3. an earnest and sincere feeling1

Wiktionary Translations for seriousness:

  1. Qualité d’une personne ou d’une chose grave; l’air, le ton grave et sérieux.
  2. Ce qui importer, ce qui convient, en quelque manière que ce soit, à l’utilité, à l’avantage d’une personne ou d’une collectivité, d’un individu ou d’une personne morale, en ce qui concerner soit leur bien physique et matériel, soit leur bien
  3. rare|fr caractère de ce qui est sérieux ; qualité d’une personne ou d’une chose sérieuse

Cross Translation:
seriousness sérieux Ernst — scherzlose, überlegte und entschiedene Gesinnung; sachlich, aufrichtige Haltung
seriousness sérieux Ernst — Gewichtigkeit bis hin zur Bedrohlichkeit
seriousness sérieux SeriositätErnsthaftigkeit, Vertrauenswürdigkeit
seriousness sérieux ernst — stemming waarin men de dingen in hun wezenlijke waarde wil zien

seriousness form of serious:

Translation Matrix for serious:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
direct buddy; business associate; chum; companion; comrade; fellow; friend; mate; pal; partner; streetcar ticket; tram ticket
franc franc
mal aching; annoyance; chagrin; complaint; distress; grief; hurting; illness; inconvenience; misery; nuisance; pain; pains; sadness; sore; sorrow; strain; vexation
sérieux seriousness; thoroughness
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- dangerous; good; grave; grievous; life-threatening; severe; sober; unplayful
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
adroit genuine; serious; straight able; adroit; astute; bright; calculating; capable; clever; crafty; cunning; dexterous; dodgy; easily; easy; effortless; expert; handy; ingenious; intelligent; neat; nimble; not difficult; not hard; perky; proficient; resourceful; sagacious; sharp; shrewd; simple; skilful; skilled; skillful; sly; smart; trained; wily; wise
dans lequel genuine; serious; straight at what; at which; by what; by which; near what; near which; where; with which
de bonne foi genuine; serious; straight decent; fair; frank; honest; neat; open; proper; respectable; right; sincere; sporting; true; upright
direct genuine; serious; straight at once; before long; blunt; clear; direct; directly; fair; first thing; forthwith; frontal; honest; immediate; immediately; in a moment; instantly; now; perpendicular; plain; presently; prompt; quick; rapid; right away; right now; shortly; soon; speedy; straight; straight away; straightaway; swift; without delay
en quoi genuine; serious; straight where
franc genuine; serious; straight accessible; amenable; approachable; blunt; bold; candid; crude; decent; direct; explicit; fair; forthright; frank; frankly; frontal; genially; genuine; heartfelt; honest; liberal; neat; open; open-minded; openly; outright; outspoken; overt; plain; plain-spoken; proper; respectable; right; sincere; sporting; square; straight; straight ahead; straight on; straightforward; true; unabashed; unconcealed; uninhibited; unprejudiced; upright; veritable
fâcheux critical; grave; serious; worrying a pity; angry; bitter; blazing; disastrous; distasteful; enraged; fiery; furious; glaring; indignant; irate; livid; seething; sharp; shocking; too bad; unfortunate; unpalatable; unsavory; unsavoury; virulent
grave critical; earnest; grave; serious; severe; sincere; worrying ceremonious; dead earnest; solemn; stately
gravement earnest; grave; serious; severe; sincere demure; grave; sedate; sober
gravissime earnest; grave; serious; sincere
honnête genuine; serious; straight agreeable; benevolent; blunt; chaste; crude; decent; explicit; fair; fine; frank; genial; genuine; good; good-natured; great; heartfelt; honest; honorable; honourable; just; kind; mild; neat; open; openly; outspoken; overt; plain; pleasant; proper; reliable; respectable; right; right-minded; righteous; sincere; solid; sound; sporting; square; straight; straightforward; true; true-hearted; upright; well-behaved
inquiétant critical; grave; serious; worrying alarming; awkward; critical; disquieting; disturbing; fearfull; frightning; grizly; hard; painful; perilous; precarious; review; scary; worrisome
intègre genuine; serious; straight blunt; chaste; crude; explicit; fair; frank; genuine; good; heartfelt; honest; honorable; honourable; immaculate; impeccable; incorruptible; just; open; openly; outspoken; overt; plain; right-minded; righteous; sincere; spotless; square; straight; straightforward; true; true-hearted; undiscussed; unspoiled; untainted; upright; well-behaved
mal critical; grave; serious; worrying bad; badly; causing sorrow; corrupt; degenerate; depraved; evil-minded; false; having one's period; improper; inappropriate; indelicat; low; malicious; mean; menstruating; nasty; out of place; perverted; putrefied; rotten; rude; tactless; unacceptable; uncalled for; unsatisfactory; unseemly; unsuitable; vicious; wicked; with evil intention
mauvais critical; grave; serious; worrying bad; badly; does not taste good; dubious; evil-minded; false; grimy; improper; inappropriate; indelicat; inferior; low; malicious; mean; nasty; not good; not nice; obscure; out of place; pedestrian; poor; problematic; questionable; rude; scary; shady; shifty; sinister; slimy; suspect; suspicious; tactless; uncalled for; uncertain; unreliable; unseemly; unsuitable; venomous; vicious; vile; virulent; vitriolic; wicked; with evil intention
genuine; serious; straight at what; at which; by what; by which; from the moment that; near what; near which; since; to which; where; where to; with which
par où genuine; serious; straight as a result of what; as a result of which; by which; through which; to which; whatever; where; where to; whereby
sincère earnest; genuine; grave; serious; severe; sincere; straight cordial; cordially; decent; deep; fair; frank; genuine; heart-felt; heartfelt; hearty; honest; meant; neat; open; outspoken; profound; proper; respectable; right; sincere; sporting; straight; straightforward; true; truth-loving; truthful; upright; veracious; veridical; veritable; whole-hearted; wholehearted
sur laquelle genuine; serious; straight where
sur lequel genuine; serious; straight about which; across which; where
sur lesquelles genuine; serious; straight where
sur lesquels genuine; serious; straight where
sur quoi genuine; serious; straight about which; across which; where
sérieusement earnest; grave; serious; severe; sincere
sérieux critical; earnest; grave; serious; severe; sincere; worrying reliable; solid; sound
très grave earnest; grave; serious; sincere
vrai genuine; serious; straight absolute; actual; downright; fair; genuine; honest; in truth; indeed; it's true; real; really; straight; to be sure; true; truly; unadulterated; verily; veritable
à quoi genuine; serious; straight against which; at what; at whatever; for which; of what; of whatever; to what; to whatever; what at; what for; what of; what to; whatever at; whatever for; whatever of; whatever to; where; which at; which of; which to; why

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Related Definitions for "serious":

  1. causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm1
    • a serious wound1
    • a serious turn of events1
  2. requiring effort or concentration; complex and not easy to answer or solve1
    • raised serious objections to the proposal1
    • the plan has a serious flaw1
  3. of great consequence1
    • marriage is a serious matter1
  4. appealing to the mind1
    • a serious book1
  5. concerned with work or important matters rather than play or trivialities1
    • a serious student of history1
    • a serious attempt to learn to ski1
    • gave me a serious look1
    • a serious young man1
    • are you serious or joking?1
    • Don't be so serious!1
  6. completely lacking in playfulness1

Wiktionary Translations for serious:

  1. without humor or expression of happiness
  2. important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play
  3. really intending what is said; being in earnest
  1. Qui peut avoir des conséquences fâcheuses
  2. Qui agit ou parle de façon sage, avec circonspection et dignité
  3. Qui exclue toute idée d’enjouement, de plaisanterie, de gaieté
  4. Qui est grave, qui agit avec réflexion.
  5. Qui est solide, important.
  6. Qui est sincère, vrai.
  1. gravité.

Cross Translation:
serious sérieux; considérable erheblich — beträchtlich, ins Gewicht fallend, wichtig, ernst
serious sérieux ernstohne Spaß, ohne Scherz, ohne Humor, ohne Ironie; überlegt, entschieden
serious sérieux; sévère ernsthaft — nicht heiter
serious grave gravierendschwerwiegend, bedeutend