Definition of Abstinence. Meaning of Abstinence. Synonyms of Abstinence

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Abstinence. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Abstinence and, of course, Abstinence synonyms and on the right images related to the word Abstinence.

Definition of Abstinence

No result for Abstinence. Showing similar results...

Inabstinence
Inabstinence In*ab"sti*nence, n. [Pref. in- not + abstinence: cf. F. inabstinence.] Want of abstinence; indulgence. [Obs.] ``The inabstinence of Eve.' --Milton.
Total abstinence
Total To"tal, a. [F., fr. LL. totalis, fr. L. tolus all,whole. Cf. Factotum, Surtout, Teetotum.] Whole; not divided; entire; full; complete; absolute; as, a total departure from the evidence; a total loss. `` Total darkness.' ``To undergo myself the total crime.' --Milton. Total abstinence. See Abstinence, n., 1. Total depravity. (Theol.) See Original sin, under Original. Syn: Whole; entire; complete. See Whole.

Meaning of Abstinence from wikipedia

- ****ual abstinence, or abstinence from alcohol or food. The practice can arise from religious prohibitions and practical considerations. Abstinence may also...
- abstinence; and celibacy is ****ual abstinence generally motivated by factors such as an individual's personal or religious beliefs. ****ual abstinence...
- Teetotalism is the practice or promotion of complete personal abstinence from alcoholic beverages. A person who practices (and possibly advocates) teetotalism...
- "The Abstinence" is the 143rd episode of the American sitcom Seinfeld. This was the ninth episode for the eighth season. It was originally broadcast on...
- comprehensive **** education and abstinence-only. Comprehensive **** education is also called abstinence-based, abstinence-plus, abstinence-plus-risk-reduction, and...
- Purity rings (also known as promise rings, abstinence rings, or chastity rings) are worn as a sign of chastity. The practice originated in the United States...
- of fasting and abstinence at various times each year. For Catholics, fasting is the reduction of one's intake of food, while abstinence refers to refraining...
- Abstinence-only **** education is a form of **** education that teaches not having **** outside of marriage. It often excludes other types of ****ual and reproductive...
- of abstinence include Coerced abstinence, a drug rehabilitation technique Fasting and abstinence in the Roman Catholic Church Fasting and abstinence of...
- Neonatal withdrawal or neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a withdrawal syndrome of infants after birth caused by in utero exposure to drugs of dependence...
Loading...