What is another word for abstain?
Pronunciation:[ ɐbstˈe͡ɪn], [ ɐbstˈeɪn], [ ɐ_b_s_t_ˈeɪ_n]
Table of ContentsOpposite words for abstain:
Definition for Abstain:
- To hold one's self aloof; to forbear or refrain voluntarily, and especially from an indulgence of the passions or appetites; - with from.
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Verb, non-3rd person singular present
- Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Noun, singular or mass
- Noun, singular or mass
Antonyms for Abstain:
hold back from doing
embrace, DO, allow, encourage, continue, face, indulge, want, use, meet, accept.
- hold back from doing