What does sober up mean?

Definitions for sober up

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sober up.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sober up, sober(verb)

    become sober after excessive alcohol consumption

    "Keep him in bed until he sobers up"

  2. sober up, sober(verb)

    become more realistic

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


  1. sober up(Verb)

    To become sober


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sober up in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sober up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Samuel Johns:

    I found my outlet through music. That's what really helped me sober up.

  2. William Shearer:

    Her attitude is what you like to see in a patient— they’re not defeated; they’re going up against what they have, she sees the sickest patients, who from time to time do get down, and when they hear her story, they sober up and say, ‘If this woman can do what she’s done with her life, I can do something with mine.’.

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