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forbear

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of forbear

  1. to resist the temptation of she's old enough to make her own decisions, so we must forbear criticizing her taste in clothes Synonyms of forbear abjure, abstain (from), forgo (also forego), keep (from), refrain (from), withhold (from) Words Related to forbear avoid, eschew, shun; check, constrain, curb, inhibit; deny, refuse, reject, repudiate; buck, combat, fight Near Antonyms of forbear acquiesce (to), capitulate, concede (to), knuckle under (to) Antonyms of forbear bow (to), give in (to), submit (to), succumb (to), surrender (to), yield (to)



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