Synonyms and Antonyms of sobriety
a mental state free of jesting or trifling
- An abrupt sobriety fell over the group when they heard the news.
earnest, earnestness, graveness, gravity, intentness, serious-mindedness, seriousness, soberness, solemnity, solemnness, staidness
decisiveness, deliberation, determination, firmness, purposefulness, resoluteness, resolve
absorption, attentiveness, concentration, engrossment, enthrallment, immersion, intensity
voluntary restraint in the satisfaction of one's appetites
- practiced sobriety in putting a wardrobe together