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sober-headed

[soh-ber-hed-id]
adjective
  1. characterized by clear, logical thinking; not fanciful or capricious.
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  • He always has had the reputation of being a sober-headed man, but he is all off his balance now.

    Dulcibel

    Henry Peterson

  • Still with all this enthusiasm, the sober-headed, patriotic element of the South regretted the necessity of this dissolution.

    History of Kershaw's Brigade

    D. Augustus Dickert