sober up

phrasal verb
sobered up; sobering up; sobers up

Definition of sober up

: to become sober or less drunk or to make (a drunk person) sober or less drunk You need to sober up before you go. I tried to sober her up. I have to sober myself up.

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“Sober up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sober%20up. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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