Thesaurus

abstinent

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
Words Related to abstinent
Near Antonyms of abstinent
Antonyms of abstinent


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up abstinent? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

having a pattern of small flowers

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!