Definitions of abstinence

The word abstinence uses 10 letters: a, b, c, e, e, i, n, n, s, t

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Meanings of abstinence

n. - The act or practice of abstaining; voluntary forbearance of any action, especially the refraining from an indulgence of appetite, or from customary gratifications of animal or sensual propensities. Specifically, the practice of abstaining from intoxicating beverages, -- called also total abstinence.

n. - The practice of self-denial by depriving one's self of certain kinds of food or drink, especially of meat.

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