(as) sober as a judge

Definition of (as) sober as a judge

  1. :  not at all drunk :  completely sober

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  sparing in the use of food and drink :  abstemious

    :  not addicted to intoxicating drink

    :  not drunk

  1. :  to make sober

  1. :  to form an opinion about through careful weighing of evidence and testing of premises

    :  to sit in judgment on :  try

    :  to determine or pronounce after inquiry and deliberation

  1. :  one who judges: such as

    :  a public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court

    :  a tribal hero exercising leadership among the Hebrews after the death of Joshua

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a brief usually trivial fact

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