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abstemious

adjective uk   us   /æbˈstiː.mi.əs/ formal
not doing things that give you pleasure, especially not eating good food or drinking alcohol
abstemiously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Translations of “abstemious”
in Vietnamese điều độ…
in Spanish abstemio…
in Thai ตามอัตภาพ…
in Malaysian sederhana…
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 Indonesian makan sedikit…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指对饮食或饮酒)戒绝的,有节制的…
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