Thesaurus / abstinent
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But my poverty kept me abstinent and my youthful romanticism kept me chaste until my married life was well under way.

Tono BungayH. G. Wells

They found him abstinent, and they made him a guzzler of firewater.

The Colonial CavalierMaud Wilder Goodwin

Be abstinent; shew not the corruption of thy generation: he that feeds, shall die, therefore, he that feeds not shall live.

It is most frequent in males, and more so in the intemperate than in the abstinent.

They found him abstinent, and they made him a guzzler of fire water.

Americana EbrietatisHewson L. Peeke

Another glutton, in contrast with whom Fordyce was an abstinent, was Dr. Beauford.

But those who actually possess this rare talent, cannot be too abstinent in the use of it.

These unfortunate creatures cannot be temperate, they must therefore be abstinent.

They were hungry; they had been abstinent; they had surrendered their riches and their comforts.

The City of DelightElizabeth Miller

The delicate, the abstinent, the reticent graces were his in the heroic degree.

The Rhythm of LifeAlice Meynell

WORDS RELATED TO ABSTINENT

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