sobriety

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From Old French sobriete, from Latin sobrietas.

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sobriety (uncountable)

  1. The quality or state of being sober.
  2. The quality or state of not being intoxicated.
  3. The quality or state of being grave or earnestly thoughtful.
  4. The state or quality of being unhurried; a state of calm.
  5. A state of moderation or seriousness.
  6. A state of modest in color or style.
  7. Soundness of judgement.

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