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abstaining

  • 1 kieltäytyminen

    abstaining (noun)
    abstinence (noun)
    declining (noun)
    denial (noun)
    denying (noun)
    refusal (noun)
    refusing (noun)
    * * *
    • refusal
    • denial
    • abstinence

    Suomi-Englanti sanakirja > kieltäytyminen

  • 2 pidättyminen

    abstaining (noun)
    abstention (noun)
    abstinence (noun)
    forbearing (noun)
    refraining (noun)
    restraint (noun)
    * * *
    • restraint
    • abstaining
    • abstention
    • abstinence
    • forbearance

    Suomi-Englanti sanakirja > pidättyminen

  • 3 pidättyvä

    yks.nom. pidättyvä; yks.gen. pidättyvän; yks.part. pidättyvää; yks.ill. pidättyvään; mon.gen. pidättyvien pidättyväin; mon.part. pidättyviä; mon.ill. pidättyviin
    abstaining (adje)
    abstinent (adje)
    continent (adje)
    forbearing (adje)
    refraining (adje)
    undemonstrative (adje)
    * * *
    • restrained
    • withdrawn
    • undemonstrative
    • reticent
    • quiet
    • reserved
    • secretive
    • continent
    • distant
    • moderate
    • close-mouthed
    • abstemious
    • abstinent

    Suomi-Englanti sanakirja > pidättyvä

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Abstaining — Abstain Ab*stain , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Abstained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Abstaining}.] [OE. absteynen, abstenen, OF. astenir, abstenir, F. abstenir, fr. L. abstinere, abstentum, v. t. & v. i., to keep from; ab, abs + tenere to hold. See {Tenable}.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abstaining — É™b steɪn n. act of avoiding something, act of restraining oneselfv. avoid; refrain from …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abstaining — …   Useful english dictionary

  • abstaining from — refraining from …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fasting — Abstaining from food, usually for religious or ethical reasons. In ancient religions it was used to prepare worshipers or priests to approach deities, to pursue a vision, to demonstrate penance for sins, or to assuage an angered deity. All the… …   Universalium

  • on the (water) waggon —  Abstaining from alcoholic drink …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • Outline of Buddhism — See also: Index of Buddhism related articles Flag of Buddhism …   Wikipedia

  • Fasting — is primarily the act of willingly abstaining from some or all food, drink, or both, for a period of time. An absolute fast is normally defined as abstinence from all food and liquid for a defined period, usually a single day (24 hours), or… …   Wikipedia

  • Abstinence — • Includes information about old and new testament fasting as well as church laws Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Abstinence     Abstinence      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Noble Eightfold Path — Eightfold Path redirects here. For other uses, see Eightfold Path (disambiguation). The Dharma wheel, often used to represent the Noble Eightfold Path …   Wikipedia

  • Fasting and abstinence in the Roman Catholic Church — For Roman Catholics, fasting is the reduction of one s intake of food to one full meal a day. This may or may not be accompanied by abstinence from meat when eating. The Roman Catholic Church teaches that all people are obliged by God to perform… …   Wikipedia

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