|1.||[ adjective ] characterized by a firm and humorless belief in the validity of your opinions|
|Synonyms:||in_earnest solemn sincere|
"both sides were deeply in earnest, even passionate" "an entirely sincere and cruel tyrant" "a film with a solemn social message"
|2.||[ noun ] something of value given by one person to another to bind a contract|
|Related terms:||security earnest_money|
|3.||[ adjective ] earnest|
|Synonyms:||devout heartfelt dear|
"one's dearest wish" "devout wishes for their success" "heartfelt condolences"
|4.||[ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 380|
|5.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 4754|
|6.||[ adjective ] not distracted by anything unrelated to the goal|