Definition of Peer pressure:
Influence from members of one’s peer group.

Synonyms of Peer pressure: 

Adopt, coerce, conform, herd, influence, instinct, etc.

These notes are from recovery in AA and/or related 12 step programs. Readers are encouraged to click external links for more detail.We hope you find them helpful.

Love in fellowship.


As adults following a recovery program, we also are susceptible to peer pressure. The fact is that we are somewhat different when we’re staying sober in situations where excessive drinking is normal.

We should not, however, make this our problem if others draw attention to it. This is peer pressure, but we should be mature enough to dismiss it. –Walk In Dry Places/Mel B. | More…


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