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synonyms for abstemiously

  • teetotally

antonyms for abstemiously

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  • cheerfully
  • drunkenly
  • excitedly
  • hilariously
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How to use abstemiously in a sentence

Stimulants and narcotics never act so quickly upon persons accustomed to use spirits freely as upon those who live abstemiously.
MRS. HALE'S RECEIPTS FOR THE MILLIONSARAH JOSEPHA HALE
Of the three, he drank the most freely; Arundel moderately, and the knight almost abstemiously.
THE KNIGHT OF THE GOLDEN MELICEJOHN TURVILL ADAMS
Gilmore had quitted the McBride cottage some three hours before, and in the interim had breakfasted well and napped abstemiously.
THE JUST AND THE UNJUSTVAUGHAN KESTER
At present I live very abstemiously, and scarcely ever touch wine.
THE LIFE AND CORRESPONDENCE OF SIR ISAAC BROCKFERDINAND BROCK TUPPER
He ate on, rapidly but abstemiously, and finished before Mr. Bylash, who had had twenty minutes' start of him.
QUEEDHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
He had lunched abstemiously, as was his wont, but daintily, as was Mrs. Fricker's business.
THE INTRUSIONS OF PEGGYANTHONY HOPE
But I do seriously advise delicate girls to live rather abstemiously and on light, easily digested dishes during the hot weather.
THE GIRL'S OWN PAPER, VOL. VIII, NO. 354, OCTOBER 9, 1886VARIOUS
If he is one who can surrender his appetites and live abstemiously, a cure may be promised.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IIVARIOUS
They had also a small bottle of wine, which they sipped abstemiously as an excuse to remain after their food had been eaten.
THE SECOND LATCHKEYCHARLES NORRIS WILLIAMSON AND ALICE MURIEL WILLIAMSON
If one exercises thus freely and eats abstemiously he ought not to lay on fat.
THE BIOLOGY, PHYSIOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY OF REPRODUCTIONWINFIELD S. HALL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ABSTEMIOUSLY

  • abstemiously
  • teetotally
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