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1. abstinent

noun. ['ˈæbstənənt'] a person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages.

Synonyms

  • mortal
  • soul
  • abstainer
  • teetotaler
  • teetotalist
  • person
  • individual
  • nondrinker
  • somebody
  • teetotaller

Antonyms

  • withholder
  • male
  • adult
  • loser

Etymology

  • abstinent (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Abstinent

  • abandonment
  • abatement
  • aberrant
  • abhorrent
  • abortifacient
  • abridgement
  • absent
  • absorbent
  • abundant
  • accelerant
  • accident
  • accompaniment
  • accompaniment
  • accomplishment
  • accountant
  • accouterment
  • accoutrement
  • achievement
  • acknowledgement
  • acknowledgement

Example sentences of the word abstinent


1. Adjective
Catholics are traditionally taught to remain abstinent before marriage.

2. Noun, singular or mass
), and she has a good reason for remaining abstinent.

2. abstinent

adjective. ['ˈæbstənənt'] self-restraining; not indulging an appetite especially for food or drink.

Synonyms

  • abstemious

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert

Etymology

  • abstinent (Middle English (1100-1500))
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