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On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to abstainer, such as: teetotaler, nondrinker, teetotalist, abstinent, ascetic, and prohibitionist.

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  • A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention, and especially from inactivity in the affairs of others.

    The Devil's Dictionary | Ambrose Bierce
  • They absolve the sinner who can plead, "I was in love," more easily than the self-righteous abstainer.

    What Will People Say? | Rupert Hughes
  • He has taken ale or porter at times, "under doctor's counsel," but in general he has been an "abstainer."

    The Crow's Nest | Clarence Day, Jr.

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