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refrain

see definition of refrain
  • nounchorus of musical piece
  • verbdo without; keep from doing
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Synonyms for refrain

noun chorus of musical piece
  • melody
  • theme
  • burden
  • music
  • song
  • strain
  • tune
  • undersong

Antonyms for refrain

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

More words related to refrain

abnegate

verb. renounce
  • abstain
  • decline
  • forbear
  • forgo
  • give up
  • refrain
  • reject

abstain

verb. hold back from doing

abstaining

verb. hold back from doing

catchword

noun. motto

cease

verb. stop, conclude

ceased

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