adverb see abstinence

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  • Abstinently — Ab sti*nent*ly, adv. With abstinence. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abstinently — See abstinent. * * * …   Universalium

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  • abstinently — æbstɪnÉ™ntlɪ adv. in an abstaining manner, with forbearance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abstinently — ab·sti·nent·ly …   English syllables

  • abstinently — adverb see abstinent I …   Useful english dictionary

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  • abstinence — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin abstinentia, from abstinent , abstinens, present participle of abstinēre Date: 14th century 1. voluntary forbearance especially from indulgence of an appetite or craving or from eating …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • abstinence — abstinent, adj. abstinently, adv. /ab steuh neuhns/, n. 1. forbearance from any indulgence of appetite, esp. from the use of alcoholic beverages: total abstinence. 2. any self restraint, self denial, or forbearance. 3. Econ. the conserving of… …   Universalium

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