French edit

Etymology edit

From sévère +‎ -ment.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /se.vɛːʁ.mɑ̃/
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Adverb edit

sévèrement

  1. severely
  2. austerely
  3. rigorously, strictly
  4. strictly, harshly
  5. gravely, seriously
    Il aurait pu être sévèrement blessé.He could have been seriously wounded.

Further reading edit