Definition of 'sobriety'
Example sentences containing 'sobriety'
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Police officers are trained to spot signs of drug use and may ask a suspect to take a roadside sobriety test.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
As well as his new-found sobriety, this may be in part a reflection of a stability in his personal life.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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