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self–denial

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of SELF-DENIAL

1
the act or practice of giving up or rejecting something once enjoyed or desired <dieting is an endless exercise in self-denial>
2
voluntary restraint in the satisfaction of one's appetites <self-indulgent even when she was poor, she wasn't about to practice self-denial after getting rich>

April 25, 2015
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