Synonyms of 'forbear'

abstain, avoid, bear, bridle, carry through, cease, curb, desist, endure, escape, eschew, evade, forgive, forgo, hold, hold back, hold off, inhibit, keep, keep back, keep from, melt, pardon, refrain, relax, relent, reprieve, reserve, restrain, sacrifice, save, shun, spare, suffer, thaw, tolerate, wait, waive, withhold