abstain

Definition of abstain

verb:

  • refrain from voting.
  • choose not to consume; "I abstain from alcohol". Synonyms: desist, refrain. Antonyms: consume.

Related words

avoid, fast, teetotal.

Rhymes with abstain

again, ane, aquitaine, arcane, arraign, ascertain, attain, bahrain, bahrain, bane, blain, brain, butane, cain, campaign, cane, chain, champagne, champaign, champlain.

Start with abstain

abstains, abstainers, abstaining, abstained, abstainer.

More information about abstain

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Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • abstain is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 9 points
  • abstain is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 9 points
  • abstain is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 11 points
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