ALL meanings of abstemiousness

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  • noun abstemiousness The quality of being abstemious, temperate, or sparing, particularly in the use of food and strong drinks. (First attested in the early 17th century.). 1
  • adjective abstemiousness sparing or moderate in eating and drinking; temperate in diet. 1
  • adjective abstemiousness characterized by abstinence: an abstemious life. 1
  • adjective abstemiousness sparing: an abstemious diet. 1
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