insobriety

[in-suh-brahy-i-tee]
noun
lack of sobriety or moderation; intemperance; drunkenness.

Origin:
1605–15; in-3 + sobriety

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insobriety (ˌɪnsəʊˈbraɪɪtɪ)
 
n
lack of sobriety; intemperance

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Competent evidence of any nature, in addition to a breath or blood test, may be relied on to prove insobriety.
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