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austerity

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  • nounseverity
  • nounrefraining; abstinence
  • noungrimness, barrenness
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Synonyms for austerity

noun severity
  • rigor
  • acerbity
  • asperity
  • astringence
  • coldness
  • exactness
  • formality
  • formalness
  • gravity
  • grimness
  • hardness
  • harshness
  • inclemency
  • inflexibility
  • obduracy
  • rigidity
  • seriousness
  • solemnity
  • sternness
  • stiffness
  • strictness
  • stringency
  • exactingness

Antonyms for austerity

  • informality
  • kindness
  • mildness
  • unimportance
  • blandness
  • calmness
  • elaborateness
  • extravagance
  • gentility
  • indulgence
  • luxuriousness
  • meekness
  • spending
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hardships

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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