abstain verb இன்ப நுகர்ச்சியினின்றும், தன் விருப்பப்படியே ஒதுங்கி இரு

1. to not do something, especially something enjoyable that you think might be bad
He took a vow to abstain from alcohol/smoking/sex.

2. to decide not to use your vote
63 members voted in favour, 39 opposed and 5 abstained.

abstainer noun

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