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self-denying

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given to or marked by restraint in the satisfaction of one's appetites
  • found the self-denying life of the monks at the monastery unexpectedly appealing

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“Self-denying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/self-denying. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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