Examples of sobering in a Sentence
His death is a sobering reminder of the dangers of mountaineering.
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The Compassion Experience tour made a four-day stop in The Woodlands the weekend of Jan. 26-28, giving local residents a sobering glimpse into the lives of the poor around the world.
The end of the Phoenix Suns’ five-game losing streak came with a sobering sidebar, a gruesome injury to backup point guard Isaiah Canaan.
Through the mens’ eyes, Harris evokes sobering images of life in Britain and Germany as war looms.
After 365 days in the Oval Office, Trump has found that his drive to deliver quickly on campaign promises has yielded to the sobering reality of governing — and the prospect of an electoral rebuke in November.
Now, please pour yourself a sobering cup of coffee and listen.
The sobering words underscored how, despite the rare agreement with the South, Pyongyang continues to assert its right to fend off the United States with nuclear arms.
The first full generation of workers to retire since this turn offers a sobering preview of a labor force more and more dependent on their own savings for retirement.
Policies such as these are all well and good, but after putting down the book the reader is left with another sobering thought.
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