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  1. abstainer, ascetic(noun)

    someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline

  2. abstainer, abstinent, nondrinker(noun)

    a person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages

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  1. abstainer(Noun)

    Agent noun of abstain; one who abstains; especially, one who abstains from something they enjoy, such as the use of intoxicating liquors; one who practices self-denial.

  2. Origin: First attested in the mid 15th century.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Abstainer(noun)

    one who abstains; esp., one who abstains from the use of intoxicating liquors

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