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Definition of Abstained

Abstain
Abstain Ab*stain", v. t. To hinder; to withhold. Whether he abstain men from marrying. --Milton.

Meaning of Abstained from wikipedia

- expedient to vote according to his or her conscience. A person may also abstain when they do not feel adequately informed about the issue at hand, or has...
- of the temperance movement and the author of The Pledge: "We agree to abstain from all liquors of an intoxicating quality whether ale, porter, wine or...
- and fitness enthusiast, he became more so after his father's death. He abstained from hard liquor, adopted a more rigorous health regime, and sought to...
- Secretary-General selection. However he did not tell the Chinese, who unexpectedly abstained and allowed Kurt Waldheim to be selected as the next Secretary-General...
- winners, 30 cast their votes; Stanley Matthews, Omar Sívori and George Best abstained, and Lev Yashin had died. Each voter was allotted five votes worth up...
- December 23, 2016, under the Obama Administration, the United States abstained from United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334, effectively allowing...
- electoral votes tallying 267; however, one of Gore's pledged electors abstained, rendering the official tally at 266). Bush was the first person to win...
- was p****ed by the House of Bishops with 129 in favor, 26 against, and 5 abstaining. The current Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, expressed "deep concern"...
- Brand described his first experience with heroin as "blissful". Brand has abstained from drug use since 13 December 2002. He is a patron of the Focus 12 drug...
- election. Like many others throughout the United States, Roosevelt did not abstain from alcohol during the Prohibition era, but publicly he sought to find...
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