Synonyms of sober in English:
2 a sober view of life
serious, sensible, solemn, thoughtful, grave, sombre, severe, earnest, sedate, staid, dignified, steady, level-headed, serious-minded, businesslike, down-to-earth, commonsensical, pragmatic, self-controlled, restrained, conservative;
[Antonyms] light-hearted, frivolous
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1 I ought to sober up a bit
become sober, become clear-headed
2 that coffee sobered him up
make sober, clear someone's head
3 he smiled at her, but then his expression sobered
become (more) serious, settle (down), relax, soften, steady, cool
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