Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.
Class VI. Words Relating to the Sentient and Moral Powers
Section IV. Moral Affections
4. Moral Practice
SOBRIETY; teetotalism, nephalism.
WATER-DRINKER; hydropot [rare], prohibitionist; teetotaler or teetotaller, abstainer, nephalist, Good Templar, band of hope, W. C. T. U. (Womens Christian Temperance Union).
take the pledge.
SOBER, - as a judge; temperate, moderate.
Honest water, which neer left man in the mire.Timon of Athens
A cup of cold Adam from the next purling spring.Tom Brown
A Rechabite poor Will must live, And drink of Adams ale.Prior