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Not drinking alcohol and not drunk or using drugs - synonyms or related words

sober

adjective

not drunk

temperance

noun

the practice of not drinking alcohol and the belief that it is wrong to do so

teetotal

adjective

someone who is teetotal never drinks alcohol

rehabilitate

verb

to help someone to give up drugs or alcohol, so that they can return to a healthy, independent, and useful life

dry

adjective

a dry country does not allow any alcohol to be sold there

rehab

noun

informal

the process of helping someone to give up drugs or alcohol

sobriety

noun

formal

the state of not being drunk

teetotaller

noun

someone who never drinks alcohol

dry out

informal

to give up drinking alcohol, or to help someone do this, especially by getting medical treatment

straight

adjective

very informal

someone who is straight does not use illegal drugs

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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