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sober
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The Idiot
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sober
Used in
The Idiot
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  • It is the sober truth.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Perhaps it would be as well to get some sober, reliable man for the night.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He was quite sober now, and cried with real sincerity over the sick general—mourning for him as though he were his own brother.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He was sober himself, but the excitement of this chaotic day—the strangest day of his life—had affected him so that he was in a dazed, wild condition, which almost resembled drunkenness.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: Talk to me when your sober.
as in: a sobering thought
as in: I need to sober up.
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