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refrain from

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of refrain

  1. to resist the temptation of couldn't refrain from ruffling her nephew's neatly combed hair whenever she saw him Synonyms of refrain from abjure, abstain (from), forgo (also forego), keep (from), forbear (from), withhold (from)Words Related to refrain from avoid, eschew, shun; check, constrain, curb, inhibit; deny, refuse, reject, repudiate; buck, combat, fightNear Antonyms of refrain from acquiesce (to), capitulate, concede (to), knuckle under (to)Antonyms of refrain from bow (to), give in (to), submit (to), succumb (to), surrender (to), yield (to)



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