"Το ψέμα ήταν σοβαρό."

Translation:The lie was serious.

5 months ago

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I see that σοβαρό means also solemn. A serious lie can be considered as a lie that is said in a serious tone or as a lie that have serious consequences. I'm not an English native speaker. Thank you for your answers.

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The latter ;)

5 months ago

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Σοβαρό is more like "severe". It even sounds and spells alike.

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Good trick to remember the word. Thanks. ;-)

4 months ago
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