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Meaning of “sobering” in the English Dictionary

"sobering" in British English

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(Definition of sobering from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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 us   /ˈsoʊ·bər·ɪŋ/
making you ​feelserious or ​think about ​seriousmatters: Jail has had a sobering ​effect on Hicks
(Definition of sobering from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sobering”
in Chinese (Simplified) 令人警醒的,使人冷静的…
in Turkish ciddiyete davet eden, aklını başına getiren…
in Russian отрезвляющий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 令人警醒的,使人冷靜的…
in Polish otrzeźwiający…
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