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sobrietynoun [U]

us   /səˈbrɑɪ·ɪ·t̬i/
the state or quality of being sober (= not drunk)
Sobriety also means the state of being serious and calm: This judge is known for his sobriety and fairness.
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sobrietynoun [U]

uk   /səˈbraɪ.ə.ti/ us   /səˈbraɪ.ə.t̬i/ formal
  • sobriety noun [U] (NOT DRUNK)

the state of being sober: US The police said his car had been weaving all over the road, so they pulled him over and gave him a sobriety test.
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Translations of “sobriety”
in Arabic رَزانة, وَقار…
in Korean 술에 취하지 않은 상태…
in Portuguese sobriedade…
in Catalan sobrietat…
in Japanese しらふ, 酒に酔っていないこと…
in Chinese (Simplified) 未醉的, 未醉,清醒…
in Chinese (Traditional) 未醉的, 未醉,清醒…
in Italian sobrietà, moderazione…
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