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forbear

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of FORBEAR

to resist the temptation of <she's old enough to make her own decisions, so we must forbear criticizing her taste in clothes>
Synonyms abjure, abstain (from), forgo (also forego), keep (from), refrain (from), withhold (from)
Near Antonyms acquiesce (to), capitulate, concede (to), knuckle under (to)
Antonyms bow (to), give in (to), submit (to), succumb (to), surrender (to), yield (to)

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July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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