Examples of sobriety in a Sentence
They did a sobriety test on him.
the sobriety of the situation
Recent Examples of sobriety from the Web
In the face of her brother-in-law’s death, Jules is not only fighting day-by-day to maintain her sobriety, but also struggling to evolve out of the role of the well-meaning disaster in her family.
Focusing on an overarching theme of recovery and created in far-flung locations from Thailand to Santa Monica, Lawrie-Winfield was inspired by both his newfound sobriety and longtime love of film.
Perez had exited at Downey Avenue and ridden into Bellflower when CHP officers, alerted by a 911 call, stopped him and administered a field sobriety test.
Perez, according to police, failed a field sobriety test and was booked into jail.
After a field sobriety test, officers arrested Perez, of Placentia, Calif., on suspicion of drunking driving, reported KTLA.
Prosecutors can prove impairment in other ways -- such as through a police officer’s observation that a defendant was swerving or failed sobriety tests.
In the second incident, Hixon was not under the influence of alcohol but failed a roadside sobriety test, Caldwell Police Capt.
When Wallace disappeared after years of sobriety, Jackson went looking for him.
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Origin and Etymology of sobriety
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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