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Synonyms for sobriety
səˈbraɪ ɪ ti, soʊ-so·bri·ety

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  1. sobrietynoun

    The quality or state of not being intoxicated.

    Antonyms:
    drunkenness, intoxication

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  1. sobriety

    Abstinence from food commonly signifies going without; abstemiousness, partaking moderately; abstinence may be for a single occasion, abstemiousness is habitual moderation. Self-denial is giving up what one wishes; abstinence may be refraining from what one does not desire. Fasting is abstinence from food for a limited time, and generally for religious reasons. Sobriety and temperance signify maintaining a quiet, even temper by moderate indulgence in some things, complete abstinence from others. We speak of temperance in eating, but of abstinence from vice. Total abstinence has come to signify the entire abstaining from intoxicating liquors.

    Synonyms:
    abstemiousness, abstinence, continence, fasting, frugality, moderation, self-control, self-denial, self-restraint, temperance

    Antonyms:
    drunkenness, excess, gluttony, greed, intemperance, intoxication, reveling, revelry, self-indulgence, sensuality, wantonness

    Preposition:
    The negative side of virtue is abstinence from vice.

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  1. sobriety

    Synonyms:
    soberness, temperance, abstemiousness

    Antonyms:
    intemperance

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. soberness, sobrietynoun

    the state of being sober and not intoxicated by alcohol

    Synonyms:
    sombreness, graveness, dryness, gravity, temperance, somberness, soberness

  2. sobriety, drynessnoun

    moderation in or abstinence from alcohol or other drugs

    Synonyms:
    sombreness, graveness, dryness, gravity, temperance, somberness, dispassionateness, xerotes, dispassion, soberness, waterlessness

  3. graveness, gravity, sobriety, soberness, somberness, sombrenessnoun

    a manner that is serious and solemn

    Synonyms:
    sombreness, solemnity, gloom, graveness, dryness, gravity, gravitational attraction, gloominess, temperance, somberness, gravitation, gravitational force, soberness

  4. sobriety, temperancenoun

    abstaining from excess

    Synonyms:
    sombreness, graveness, dryness, gravity, moderation, temperance, somberness, soberness

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. sobrietynoun

    Synonyms:
    temperance, abstemiousness, abstinence

  2. sobrietynoun

    Synonyms:
    calmness, coolness, sedateness, soberness, demureness, thoughtfulness, gravity

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  1. sobrietynoun

    Synonyms:
    soberness, gravity

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  1. List of paraphrases for "sobriety":

    abstinence

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How to use sobriety in a sentence?

  1. Assistant Police Chief Todd Strickland:

    There were signs of impairment due to the... field sobriety test that we gave Ashton Baza, and that was part of the investigation... and why Ashton Baza was arrested.

  2. Deryck Whibley:

    If anything I actually kind of enjoy it more now, which I wasn’t really expecting, i was having such a great time when I was drinking and partying and I thought sobriety would be boring, but it’s really not.

  3. Johannes Ramaekers:

    The findings suggest that investigative interviewers should minimize the questioning of cannabis-intoxicated eyewitnesses and suspects, and instead wait until the first possible time after sobriety is reached.

  4. Alcoholics Anonymous (AA ):

    stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety

  5. Paul Hokemeyer:

    One of the gifts of aging in recovery is the ability to ignore the noise and distractions of life. In long-term sobriety, people are able to focus on the qualitative aspects of their lives, like relationships, meaningful work and peace of mind, and let go of the neurotic pursuit for quantitative fulfillment, such as power, property and prestige.


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