Definition of sobriety:
self-restraint, fasting, seriousness, heavy, sign/take the pledge, gravitational attraction, somberness, waterlessness, earnest, abstemiousness, continence, used, xerotes, straight, solemnity, self-abnegation, earnestness, placidity, soberness, dispassionateness, gravitation, dry, attitude, stone-cold sober, gravitational force, Drugs, style, sombreness, graveness, officiousness, temperance, self-control, not touch a drop, humorlessness, intentness, sober, gravity, gloom, staidness, teetotal, on the wagon, serenity, dispassion, teetotaler, solemnness, serious-mindedness, sedateness, gloominess, gravitas.
- sobriety (part of speech: noun)
- temperance (part of speech: noun)
- "Adventures In Contentment", David Grayson AKA: Ray Stannard Baker.
- "The Ball and The Cross", G.K. Chesterton.
She was shocked into sobriety, and her grief at the loss of her friend brought with it shame for her own folly, and then repentance and a sincere effort to be a more dutiful daughter and a better woman.- "Out of a Labyrinth", Lawrence L. Lynch.