serio = serious adjective

serio, seria

adjective

English Translation of SERIO

1
: serious, earnest¿por qué estás hoy tan serio? why are you (looking) so serious today? su padre es muy serio his father's a very serious person se quedó mirándome muy serio he looked at me very seriously pareces muy serio you're looking very serious ponerse serio: se puso seria al ver la foto she went or became serious when she saw the photo me voy a poner seria contigo si no estudias I'm going to get cross with you if you don't do some studying esto se pone serio this is getting serious el negro es un color demasiado serio para una niña black is too serious or severe a color for a young girl
2
: reliable, responsiblees una persona poco seria he's not very reliable una empresa seria a reliable firm no es serio que ahora decidan echarse atrás it's not very responsible of them to back out now
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en serio : seriously, in earnesten serio seriously tomar un asunto en serio to take a matter seriously no hablaba en serio I wasn't serious ¿lo dices en serio? are you serious?
—seriamente adverb

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