[suh-brahy-i-tee, soh-]

Sobriety is solemn or dignified personal behaviour, in particular abstinence with regard to (typically) the consumption of alcoholic beverages or drugs. It is also sometimes applied to the figurative 'consumption' of pornography, video games, DVDs, CDs, books, and the like.

Other uses

In neuro-linguistic programming, sobriety is the state of not acting out in an addiction.

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