Abstain GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Abstain GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /æbˈsteɪn/ (verb) refrain from something, prefer not to do something normal and enjoyable for personal reasons or beliefs, choose not to do something, desist, withhold, hold back, withdraw, forbear, eschew, give up, avoid, shun, curb – not to vote for or against a proposal when you can do so, sit on … Read more

Cease 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 27

Cease 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 27 /siːs/ (verb) to stop something, put an end to, finish, end, put a stop to, terminate, abolish, come to a close, die down, close down, desist, discontinue, abstain, give up A ceasefire (or truce), also spelled cease fire (the antonym of ‘open fire’), is a temporary stoppage of … Read more

Resist 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 9

Resist 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 9 with synonyms, antonyms and parts of speech for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS students in authentic context /rɪˈzɪst/ (verb) to show opposition to something, object to, defy, oppose, to fight against someone or something, counterattack, repel, combat, refuse to accept, avoid, refrain, endure, abstain from, desist, challenge, forbear If … Read more

Desist 1100 Words You Need Week 10 Day 1

Desist 1100 Words You Need Desist 1100 Words You Need /dɪˈsɪst/ (verb) to stop doing something, especially something that someone else does not want you to do, cease, discontinue, give up, end, terminate, abstain, refrain, eschew, avoid: The soldiers have been ordered to desist from firing their guns. The high winds are expected to desist tomorrow. … Read more