tending to make sober or more serious
"the news had a sobering effect"
Describing something that causes more sober thought or concern.
It was a sobering thought that I had almost killed myself. That was something I wouldn't soon do on purpose again.
The numerical value of sobering in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of sobering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A sobering thought what if, at this very moment, I am
These are sobering statistics and disheartening statistics.
It is sobering to consider that when Mozart was my age he had already been dead for a year.
It is sobering to think that gold prices would need to fall to around $ 750 to bring prices in real terms back towards long run historical averages.
The seas of Antarctica are treacherous and unforgiving, this incident is a sobering reminder of the importance of the U.S. icebreaker fleet as we see increased human activity in the polar regions.
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