unsober

adjective un·sober \ "+ \

Definition of unsober

: not sober: such as
a obsolete : marked by extremes : immoderate, excessive
b : not serious or sober-minded : undisciplined in conduct or thought
  • an unsober, temperamental person
c : given to drinking : intoxicated
  • comes often unsober from the taproom

unsoberly

\"+\ adverb

There's more!

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!
Already a subscriber? Log in.

Origin and Etymology of unsober

Middle English unsober, unsobre, from 1un- + sober, sobre sober


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up unsober? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

the significant part of a grievance

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!