Sentence Examples with the word sobering

Further, they had the effect of sobering the culprit, and the more creditable part of his life did not begin till he left Vincennes.

In October 1907 an agreement was attained, thanks chiefly to the sobering of Hungarian opinion by a severe economic crisis, which brought out with unusual clearness the fact that separation from Austria would involve a 1907.

The afternoon was a blur as Dean's mind alternated between the task at hand and the sobering fact that he might be within miles, or perhaps yards, of Cynthia Byrne's missing husband.

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Still feeling the sobering effects of that cool regard, she forced a smile.