Definition of soberly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    soberly

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//ˈsəʊbəli//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈsoʊbərli//
     
     
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  1. 1in a serious and sensible way The report soberly relates the facts behind the attack.
  2. 2in a way that is plain and not bright He was soberly dressed.