Pensive and Serious


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Pensive adjective – Deeply or seriously thoughtful.
Serious is a synonym for pensive in thoughtful topic. In some cases you can use "Serious" instead an adjective "Pensive", when it comes to topics like property, meditative.
Nearby Word: pensively
Synonyms for Pensive


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Serious adjective – Not joking or playful in mood or manner.
Pensive is a synonym for serious in thoughtful topic. You can use "Pensive" instead an adjective "Serious", if it concerns topics such as somber, solemn.
Nearby Words: seriously, seriousness
Synonyms for Serious

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look pensive look serious look
tone pensive tone serious tone
songs pensive songs serious songs

Both words in one sentence

  • Manga / Ghost in the Shell As the volumes shift from dark comedy to a more serious plot though, the Major's characterization loses the upbeat nature and becomes colder and pensive, much like later adaptations characterizes her.
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