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1. desist

verb. ['dɪˈsɪst, dɪˈzɪst'] choose not to consume.

Synonyms

  • refrain
  • teetotal
  • avoid
  • fast
  • abstain

Antonyms

  • confront
  • act
  • intoxicated
  • validate

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Rhymes with Desist

  • preexist
  • reminisced
  • coexist
  • subsist
  • dismissed
  • consist
  • baptiste
  • resist
  • persist
  • insist
  • exist
  • enlist
  • delist
  • twist
  • tryst
  • quist
  • krist
  • grist
  • ghrist
  • frist
  • crist
  • chryst
  • assist
  • wrist
  • wist
  • vist
  • schist
  • rist
  • pissed
  • nist

Sentences with desist


1. Noun, singular or mass
Address the letter to the party, and send the cease and desist letter through certified mail.

2. Adjective
Cease and desist letter are sent in a variety of circumstances.

3. Verb, base form
Cease and desist simply means to stop doing the action specified in a court order.

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