One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he hated her more in his sobriety than when he was drunk’
abstinence, teetotalism, non-indulgence
abstemiousness, temperance, moderation, moderateness
2‘his daughter had always been a model of sobriety’
seriousness, solemnness, solemnity, thoughtfulness, gravity, graveness, sombreness, severity, earnestness, sedateness, staidness, dignity, dignified demeanour, steadiness, level-headedness, serious-mindedness, common sense, pragmatism, practicality, practicalness, self-control, self-restraint, conservatism, strictness, puritanism
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