Sentence Examples with the word soberly

More soberly true is the statement that he went on long walks with enthusiastic disciples, whom he taught without books.

Alex nodded, soberly absorbing the information.

The hen is still more soberly attired; but it is perhaps the siskin's disposition to familiarity that makes it so favourite a captive, and, 'though as a cage-bird it is not ordinarily long-lived, it readily adapts itself to the loss of liberty.

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He swung around, soberly surveying her from bare feet up, stopping at her breasts.

But at length all the past night's events soberly recurred, one by one, in fixed reality, and then I lay only alive to the comical predicament.

Mary contemplated her soberly for a few moments and then spoke gently.