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Synonyms for abstentionæbˈstɛn ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abstinence, abstention(noun)

    the trait of abstaining (especially from alcohol)

    Synonyms:
    abstention, abstinence

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List of paraphrases:

forbearance, abstain, abstaining, refraining, abstinence, forborne, refrainment


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