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sitting on one hands

  • as inabstain
  • as inkill time
  • as in
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Synonyms for sitting on one hands

verb hold back from doing
  • cease
  • forgo
  • pass up
  • quit
  • refrain
  • renounce
  • shun
  • withhold
  • abjure
  • abnegate
  • avoid
  • constrain
  • curb
  • decline
  • eschew
  • evade
  • fast
  • forbear
  • pass
  • refuse
  • spurn
  • starve
  • stop
  • deny oneself
  • do without
  • fence-sit
  • give the go by
  • give up
  • go on the wagon
  • keep from
  • sit on one's hands
  • sit on the fence
  • sit out
  • take the cure
  • take the pledge

Antonyms for sitting on one hands

  • continue
  • do
  • accept
  • allow
  • embrace
  • encourage
  • face
  • meet
  • use
  • want
  • indulge
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to sitting on one hands

abstain

verb. hold back from doing

kill time

verb. waste time

twiddle one's thumbs

verb. wait and do nothing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.