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1. sobriety

noun. ['soʊˈbraɪəti'] the state of being sober and not intoxicated by alcohol.

Synonyms

  • temporary state

Antonyms

  • emotionality
  • immoderation

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Words that Rhyme with Sobriety

  • impropriety
  • propriety
  • notoriety
  • society
  • anxiety
  • variety
  • piety

Example sentences of the word sobriety


1. Noun, singular or mass
Live and let live is meant to remind one that his focus should be on himself and his sobriety.

2. Verb, base form
The focus of some meetings is on the 12 steps to sobriety.

Quotes containing the word sobriety


1. There are hours for rest, and hours for wakefulness; nights for sobriety and nights for drunkenness—(if only so that possession of the former allows us to discern the latter when we have it; for sad as it is, no human body can be happily drunk all the time).
- Roman Payne, Rooftop Soliloquy

2. sobriety

noun. ['soʊˈbraɪəti'] abstaining from excess.

Synonyms

  • temperance

Antonyms

  • frivolous
  • untruthfulness

3. sobriety

noun. ['soʊˈbraɪəti'] a manner that is serious and solemn.

Synonyms

  • sombreness
  • soberness
  • stuffiness
  • stodginess
  • sincerity
  • earnestness
  • seriousness
  • graveness
  • gravity
  • serious-mindedness

Antonyms

  • sincere
  • insincere
  • insincerity
  • levity

4. sobriety

noun. ['soʊˈbraɪəti'] moderation in or abstinence from alcohol or other drugs.

Synonyms

  • moderation
  • temperance

Antonyms

  • unnaturalness
  • repulsion
  • wetness
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