earnest

adjective

Dialects

Emoji One Apple Twemoji Facebook Messenger Google
Emoji One's neutral face emoji Apple's neutral face emoji Twemoji's neutral face emoji Facebook's neutral face emoji Messenger's neutral face emoji Google's neutral face emoji

Origin

Old English eornoste (adjective), eornost (noun), of Germanic origin; related to German Ernst (noun).

Pronunciation

  • earnest /ˈəːnɪst/