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insobriety

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noun in·so·bri·ety \ˌin-sə-ˈbrī-ə-tē, -sō-\

Definition of insobriety

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



Examples of insobriety in a sentence

  1. <a short, unhappy life characterized chiefly by insobriety>

  2. <her once-promising singing career was undermined by insobriety and emotional instability>



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