Synonyms of 'abstinence'

abnegation, abstemiousness, abstention, anchoritism, asceticism, austerity, avoidance, calm, celibacy, chastity, conservatism, constraint, continence, control, cool, desuetude, dispassion, disuse, fast, Friday, golden mean, impartiality, intactness, judiciousness, juste-milieu, lenity, maidenhead, maidenhood, moderation, monachism, monasticism, neutrality, obsoleteness, pacifism, Platonic love, Prudence, Puritanism, Pythagoreanism, renunciation, repose, restraint, retirement, rigor, self-abnegation, self-control, self-denial, self-mortification, self-restraint, Serenity, sobriety, stability, Stoicism, superannuation, teetotalism, temperance, temperateness, Tranquillity, via media, virginity, yoga