French translation of 'sobering'
Example Sentences Including 'sobering'
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Ma flashed me a look of approval for sobering him up so quickly.WEB OF DREAMS (2002)
It was all famous stuff, nearly all of it, anyway, and it was sobering to stroll round and see so much impressive sculpture.THE GWEN JOHN SCULPTURE (2002)
She put her hand on my chest to stop me falling and I could feel its sobering power as her touch worked its magic.THE MANANA MAN (2002)
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Used Occasionally. sobering is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: sobering ADJECTIVE
You say that something is a sobering thought or has a sobering effect when a situation seems serious and makes you become serious and thoughtful.
Statistics paint a sobering picture–unemployment, and lower home values.
Translation of sobering from the Collins English to French Dictionary