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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a grave and serious manner.

Usage examples (40)
  • He walked soberly toward the altar
  • Adjective : a sober occasion. ,sober facts. ,sober restraint. ,a sober solution to the problem
  • I cannot say how many people were killed but I think the word soberly is worth noting.
  • "I am glad to know that, father," said Margery, soberly. for more
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