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Definition of 'sober'

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  1. cause to become sober; "A sobering thought"
  2. become more realistic; "After thinking about the potential consequences of his plan, he sobered up"
       Synonyms: sober up
  3. become sober after excessive alcohol consumption; "Keep him in bed until he sobers up"
       Synonyms: sober up


  1. not affected by a chemical substance (especially alcohol)
       Antonyms: intoxicated drunk inebriated
  2. dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises; "a grave God-fearing man"; "a quiet sedate nature"; "as sober as a judge"; "a solemn promise"; "the judge was solemn as he pronounced sentence"
       Synonyms: grave sedate solemn
  3. lacking brightness or color; dull; "drab faded curtains"; "sober Puritan grey"; "children in somber brown clothes"
       Synonyms: drab somber sombre
  4. completely lacking in playfulness
       Synonyms: unplayful serious
       Antonyms: playful

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