Thesaurus / sober
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Cruz stayed sober for a while, but when Raeann’s first birthday after the accident passed, he relapsed.
VICTOR RAY CRUZ WANTED TO TURN HIS LIFE AROUND — THEN HE GOT THE CORONAVIRUSMAYA SRIKRISHNAN AND ADRIANA HELDIZOCTOBER 22, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Van Halen, sober since 2008, lost one-third of his tongue to a cancer that eventually drifted into his esophagus.
GUITAR LEGEND EDDIE VAN HALEN DIES OF CANCER AT 65RADMARYAOCTOBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
After the officers left, he got back up and asked the attendant if he could leave, since he was sober.
THOSE TICKETED FOR SEDITIOUS LANGUAGE SAY THEIR ONLY CRIME WAS TALKING BACKKATE NUCCISEPTEMBER 9, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
This does not seem strange when we know what a sober, serious, dignified man Yung Pak's father was.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
In sober truth it might as well lay one open to the charge of being an ornithologist.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Darry Drew was one of those quiet, gentlemanly fellows, who seem rather too sober for their years.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
To which Mr. Sikes replied, he was joking;as if he had been sober, there would have been strong reason to suppose he was.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
That counter-blast of passion and that plain speaking from a quarter so unexpected served, in part at least, to sober him.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
WORDS RELATED TO SOBER
- not excessive
- going to great lengths
- playing safe
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