insobriety


in·so·bri·ety

noun \ˌin-sə-ˈbrī-ə-tē, -sō-\

Definition of INSOBRIETY

:  lack of sobriety or moderation; especially :  intemperance in drinking

Examples of INSOBRIETY

  1. <a short, unhappy life characterized chiefly by insobriety>
  2. <her once-promising singing career was undermined by insobriety and emotional instability>

First Known Use of INSOBRIETY

1611

Rhymes with INSOBRIETY

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