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Verbs (5)

sober up, sober
v. become sober after excessive alcohol consumption; "Keep him in bed until he sobers up"
sober up, sober
v. become more realistic; "After thinking about the potential consequences of his plan, he sobered up"
sober
v. cause to become sober; "A sobering thought"

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Adjectives (12)

sombre, somber, sober, drab
adj. lacking brightness or color; dull; "drab faded curtains"; "sober Puritan grey"; "children in somber brown clothes"
sober
adj. not affected by a chemical substance (especially alcohol)
sober, sedate, grave, solemn
adj. dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises; "a grave God-fearing man"; "a quiet sedate nature"; "as sober as a judge"; "a solemn promise"; "the judge was solemn as he pronounced sentence"
unplayful, sober, serious
adj. completely lacking in playfulness

Fuzzynyms (15)

light, abstemious
adj. marked by temperance in indulgence; "abstemious with the use of adverbs"; "a light eater"; "a light smoker"; "ate a light supper"
gray, grey
adj. intermediate in character or position; "a grey area between clearly legal and strictly illegal"
life-threatening, severe, serious, grievous, grave, dangerous
adj. causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm; "a dangerous operation"; "a grave situation"; "a grave illness"; "grievous bodily harm"; "a serious wound"; "a serious turn of events"; "a severe case of pneumonia"; "a life-threatening disease"
staid, sedate
adj. characterized by dignity and propriety
serious, sombre, somber
adj. (unplayful)

Synonyms (23)

etiolate, blanched, etiolated
adj. (especially of plants) developed without chlorophyll by being deprived of light; "etiolated celery"
washed-out, washy, faded, bleached
adj. having lost freshness or brilliance of color; "sun-bleached deck chairs"; "faded jeans"; "a very pale washed-out blue"; "washy colors"
greyed, dulled
adj. deprived of color; "colors dulled by too much sun"; "greyed with the dust of the road"
muddy, muddied, dingy, dirty
adj. (of color) discolored by impurities; not bright and clear; "dirty" is often used in combination; "a dirty (or dingy) white"; "the muddied grey of the sea"; "muddy colors"; "dirty-green walls"; "dirty-blonde hair"
whitened, white
adj. (of hair) having lost its color; "the white hairs of old age"
solemn, sincere, earnest
adj. characterized by a firm and humorless belief in the validity of your opinions; "both sides were deeply in earnest, even passionate"; "an entirely sincere and cruel tyrant"; "a film with a solemn social message"
overserious
adj. excessively serious
real
adj. not to be taken lightly; "statistics demonstrate that poverty and unemployment are very real problems"; "to the man sleeping regularly in doorways homelessness is real"
serious-minded, thoughtful
adj. acting with or showing thought and good sense; "a sensible young man"
sobering
adj. tending to make sober or more serious; "the news had a sobering effect"

Antonyms (17)

colorful, coloured, colored
adj. having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination; "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"
drunk, intoxicated
adj. as if under the influence of alcohol; "felt intoxicated by her success"; "drunk with excitement"
sottish, drunken, boozy, bibulous
adj. given to or marked by the consumption of alcohol; "a bibulous fellow"; "a bibulous evening"; "his boozy drinking companions"; "thick boozy singing"; "a drunken binge"; "two drunken gentlemen holding each other up"; "sottish behavior"
witty
adj. combining clever conception and facetious expression; "his sermons were unpredictably witty and satirical as well as eloquent"
frivolous
adj. not serious in content or attitude or behavior; "a frivolous novel"; "a frivolous remark"; "a frivolous young woman"
head-in-the-clouds, scatterbrained, flyaway, flighty
adj. guided by whim and fancy; "flighty young girls"
trivial
adj. concerned with trivialities; "a trivial young woman"; "a trivial mind"
playful
adj. full of fun and high spirits; "playful children just let loose from school"

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