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sober
used in Bleak House

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1  —1 use as in:
Talk to me when your sober.
Definition not under the influence of alcohol
  • Krook, with his bottle under his arm (he never gets beyond a certain point of either drunkenness or sobriety), takes time to survey his proposed lodger and seems to approve of him.
    Chapters 19-21 (57% in)

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  • "Tolerable sober, my angel," returns Mr. Bucket.
    Chapters 52-54 (82% in)
  • But such an old card as this, so deep, so sly, and secret (though I don't believe he is ever sober), I never came across.
    Chapters 19-21 (49% in)

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