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The quality of being serious, severe or extreme - synonyms or related words

severity

noun

the seriousness of something bad or unpleasant

gravity

noun

the seriousness or importance of something

extremity

noun

formal

an extreme degree of something

austerity

noun

the quality or fact of being plain, strict, simple, or severe

severity

noun

the degree to which something is strict or extreme

seriousness

noun

savageness

noun

explosiveness

noun

starkness

noun

acuteness

noun

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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