What does abstainer mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  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


  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 Dictionary

  1. Abstainer(noun)

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abstainer in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abstainer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ambrose Gwinett Bierce:

    Abstainer. A weak man who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.

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