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Synonyms for sober

Synonyms for sober

exercising moderation and self-restraint in appetites and behavior

full of or marked by dignity and seriousness

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cause to become sober

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become more realistic

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become sober after excessive alcohol consumption

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not affected by a chemical substance (especially alcohol)

dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises

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lacking brightness or color

completely lacking in playfulness

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Coloradans and the 250,000 visitors who stop by each year take competition very seriously: the Stein Hoisting Competition starts on the first Friday with pre-qualifying rounds and continues for two weekends until the strongest - and hopefully soberest - contenders throw down on the following Saturday night on the German Stage.
At one point Mr Cowen gets the name of an agreement between the Government and the unions wrong, but it's the kind of slip of the tongue which could happen to the soberest of judges.
Mailer has said, "I edit on a spectrum which runs from the high clear manic impressions of a drunk which has made one electrically alert all the way down to the soberest reaches of depression where I can hardly bear my words.
How odd, then, that Niebuhr's seeming cynicism would resound with the new president, who maintains a patina of hope even in his soberest speechifying moments.
But I think some of the soberest words came from Investec's Jeremy Gardiner.
My soberest wholesale purchase was the 50 Euros I laid down for a long string of faceted Tibetan crystal in a shop just above Pigalle, which has meanwhile proved to be worth every centime.