Nouns (4)

n. the act of tempering
moderation, temperance
n. the trait of avoiding excesses
n. [the self-control in one's behavior, esp. one's appetites and desires]

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Fuzzynyms (18)

self-command, self-possession, self-will, will power, self-control, willpower, possession
n. the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior
n. the trait of being well behaved; "he insisted on discipline among the troops"
discernment, discretion
n. the trait of judging wisely and objectively; "a man of discernment"
circumspection, caution
n. the trait of being circumspect and prudent
n. discretion in practical affairs
disaffirmation, denial
n. the act of asserting that something alleged is not true
n. refusal to approve or assent to
prohibition era, prohibition
n. the period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale of alcoholic beverages was prohibited in the United States by a constitutional amendment

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Antonyms (5)

self-indulgence, indulgence
n. an inability to resist the gratification of whims and desires
n. the quality of being intemperate
n. habitual eating to excess
n. [the lack of self-discipline]


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