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abstainer (s) (noun), abstainers (pl)
1. A person who chooses to avoid doing something regarded as improper or unhealthy; especially, the drinking of alcoholic beverages or the smoking of cigarettes: The members of the club were all abstainers from the use of alcohol or tobacco.
2. Those who practice self-denial as a spiritual discipline: The spiritual hermit on the mountain was renowned as an abstainer from eating meat.
This entry is located in the following units: a-, ab-, abs- (page 10) ten-, tent-, tin-, -tain, -tainment, -tenance, -tinence (page 1)