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Adjective
Characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from all forms of indulgence
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“For Brendan, salvation is best accomplished through the monastic way, understood as a combination of ascetic practices and liturgical observance.”
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Very plain in appearance
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“Riga castle was simple and ascetic in appearance, befitting its military role.”
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Of or pertaining to the Puritans, or to their doctrines and practice
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Of or characteristic of a miser
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Individual
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Not sociable or wanting the company of others
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Strict or exacting in standards
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A person who follows an ascetic life
“He left the luxuries of court for a life as an ascetic.”
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One who abstains from something
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A person indifferent to pleasure or pain
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A person who is excessively modest, prim or moralistic
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Man who devotes life to contemplation of god
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The quality of being abstemious, temperate, or sparing, particularly in the use of food and strong drinks
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