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abstemious

adjective uk   /æbˈstiː.mi.əs/ formal us  
not doing things that give you pleasure, especially not eating good food or drinking alcohol
abstemiously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Translations of “abstemious”
in Spanish abstemio…
in French sobre…
in German enthaltsam…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指對飲食或飲酒)戒絕的,有節制的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指对饮食或饮酒)戒绝的,有节制的…
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