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Definitions and Synonyms of sober up | Another word for sober up | What is sober up?

Definition 1: become sober after excessive alcohol consumption - [verb of change]

Samples where sober up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Keep him in bed until he sobers up

Synonyms for sober up in the sense of this definition

(sober up is a kind of ...) enter or assume a certain state or condition

"He became annoyed when he heard the bad news" "It must be getting more serious" "her face went red with anger" "She went into ecstasy" "Get going!"

(sober up implies ...) consume alcohol

"We were up drinking all night"

Definition 2: become more realistic - [verb of change]

Samples where sober up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • After thinking about the potential consequences of his plan, he sobered up

Synonyms for sober up in the sense of this definition

(sober up is a kind of ...) enter or assume a certain state or condition

"He became annoyed when he heard the bad news" "It must be getting more serious" "her face went red with anger" "She went into ecstasy" "Get going!"

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