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sobering
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The Count of Monte Cristo
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sobering
Used in
The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • I am happy to see, M. Beauchamp, that you are more sober than he was.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Perhaps by the time you return to Paris, I shall be quite a sober, staid father of a family! A most edifying representative I shall make of all the domestic virtuesódon't you think so?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Like other dwellers in the south, he was a man of sober habits and moderate desires, but fond of external show, vain, and addicted to display.  (not reviewed by editor)

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