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Part of speech: Verb

You should try to abstain from it.

  Key words: Abstain, Abstaining, Abstains, Avoid, Decline, Refuse, Restrain  

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But that we write unto them, that they abstain from pollutions of idols, and from fornication, and from things strangled, and from blood.   Acts 15:20 

That ye abstain from meats offered to idols, and from blood, and from things strangled, and from fornication: from which if ye keep yourselves, ye shall do well. Fare ye well.   Acts 15:29 

For this is the will of God, even your sanctification, that ye should abstain from fornication:
That every one of you should know how to possess his vessel in sanctification and honour;
Not in the lust of concupiscence, even as the Gentiles which know not God:
That no man go beyond and defraud his brother in any matter: because that the Lord is the avenger of all such, as we also have forewarned you and testified.   1 Thessalonians 4:3-6 

Abstain from all appearance of evil.   1 Thessalonians 5:22 

Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know the truth.   1 Timothy 4:3 

Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;   1 Peter 2:11 

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