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forbear

verb

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to resist the temptation of
  • she's old enough to make her own decisions, so we must forbear criticizing her taste in clothes

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The first known use of forbear was before the 12th century

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“Forbear.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forbear. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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