Synonyms and Antonyms of abstinent
given to or marked by restraint in the satisfaction of one's appetites grew up in a family where abstinent behavior was expected and self-indulgence of any kind was scorned and castigated Synonyms of abstinent abstentious, abstemious, continent, self-abnegating, self-denying, sober, temperateWords Related to abstinent ascetic (also ascetical), austere; disciplined, self-controlled, self-disciplined, self-governedNear Antonyms of abstinent gluttonous, greedy, rapacious, voracious; Cyrenaic, hedonistic, self-pleasing, sensual, sybaritic, voluptuous, voluptuary; masturbatory, onanisticAntonyms of abstinent self-indulgent
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