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sober

(sō′bər)
adj. sober·er, sober·est
1. Not intoxicated or affected by the use of alcohol or drugs.
2. Abstaining from or habitually abstemious in the use of alcoholic drink or other intoxicants: a former addict who has been sober for 10 years.

so′ber·ly adv.
so′ber·ness n.

sober

(sō′bĕr) [L. sobrius, not drunk, sober]
1. Not intoxicated by alcohol or psychoactive drugs, including recreational drugs.
2. Habitually moderate or temperate, esp. regarding alcohol.
3. Quiet and serious in behavior.
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I started taking advice and listening to people who had some time sober, taking direction, realizing I only needed to stay sober one day at a time.
However he offered them a blood test in the morning when he had sobered up.
According to Mr Kigo, who is the former MP of Gatundu North, the county spent the cash from other allocations, mostly salaries, a thing which is within the law, adding that through the supplementary budget, they intend to have the money refunded so that it can be used for the intended purpose.SALARIES KITTY"In the county, we have the salaries accounts, and so what we did is that we paid them (Kaa sober) from the salaries kitty.
Nobody knew... After I finished my appointments...I am driven by my 24-hour sober coach back to a home that I live in here in the Tri-state with a bunch of smelly boys who have become my family. 
If your loved one is trying to stay sober, there's one big gift you can give him or her this holiday season: the gift of support.
"Momma, I'm so sorry, I'm not sober anymore/ And daddy, please forgive me for the drinks spilled on the floor/ To the ones who never left me/ We've been down this road before/ I'm so sorry, I'm not sober anymore," she reveals in the painfully honest lyrics.
Last month, the singer released a new single called 'Sober' to confirm that she was not sober anymore.
Courts play close attention to sober living-related laws that are challenged as violations of the FHA, ADA or comparable state protections.
Many people in California who complete drug or alcohol treatment do not have access to quality sober living environments after completing drug treatment.
MedEquities said AAC Holdings integrated-care approach makes the intensive outpatient and sober living facilities vital components in the continuum of care, allowing clients to step down as their treatment progresses.
A dead end along a journey to finding a non-using roommate ended up working to Mike Reed's benefit, and to that of more than 1,500 recovering people seeking a sober soulmate.
Along with counseling and academic advising, these centers host watch parties, hiking trips and other activities students can enjoy sober with peers also going through recovery.