Sombrely means solemnly or with a sense of weight. When he said sombrely that he was sorry, he meant it was really serious.

  • The funeral was sombrely attended.

  • The movie was sombrely received by the critics.

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Example Sentences for somberly

  • 1

    Look upon it somberly for a few moments.

  • 2

    And yet everybody somberly proclaims it's not psychological.

  • 3

    Everyone in dark colors, everyone dressed somberly.

  • 4

    Join the line of viewers and view the body silently and somberly.