- characterized by clear, logical thinking; not fanciful or capricious.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for sober-headed
He always has had the reputation of being a sober-headed man, but he is all off his balance now.
Still with all this enthusiasm, the sober-headed, patriotic element of the South regretted the necessity of this dissolution.