Definitions for abstainer
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someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline
abstainer, abstinent, nondrinker(noun)
a person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages
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.
Origin: First attested in the mid 15th century.
one who abstains; esp., one who abstains from the use of intoxicating liquors
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Abstainer. A weak man who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.
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