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ascetics

noun
plural of ascetic

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as in prudes, killjoys

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“Ascetics.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ascetics. Accessed 31 Mar. 2020.

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