German translation of 'solemn'
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Example Sentences Including 'solemn'
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Serious rather than solemn, he brightens a room when he enters it.The Times Literary Supplement (2013)
He was sitting at his desk wearing heavy reading glasses, his face solemn.Seminary Boy (2006)
The solemn ceremony inevitably gave him another idea.ALEXANDER THE CORRECTOR (2004)
Her face was so solemn that he almost whispered his answer.The Secret Garden (1911)
Cherry is disarmingly open with her emotions: warm and impulsive one moment, solemn and thoughtful the next.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It is like visiting a working monastery, and a solemn one at that.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It was a solemn, faintly religious experience.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Set mostly in twilight, the show does a decent job of implying the solemn religious atmospheres for which most of this art was made.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
A solemn vow, the most immense assertion of the will that any person makes in the course of a lifetime.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He installed a granite gravestone engraved on one side with solemn portraits, and on the other with a tender group picture.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He said: 'Something just as solemn but a little more simple might be better.The Sun (2013)
The archbishop's comments were a reflection in a solemn ceremony on the tragedy of war.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Their faces become solemn, almost stiffened.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
WE had the pomp and solemn ceremony of the wedding.The Sun (2011)
In a solemn ceremony pupils formally thank their teachers for their guidance, knowledge and understanding.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
We remember the strange mystery of this ritual from childhood, and how the people were so solemn and so serious about this.Christianity Today (2000)
One was solemn, the other fizzed like a firework.Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)
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British English: solemn ADJECTIVE
Someone or something that is solemn is very serious rather than cheerful or amusing.
His solemn little face broke into smiles.
Translation of solemn from the Collins English to German Dictionary