Meaning of Abstain



English: Abstain
Bangla: বিরত থাকা, পরিহার করিয়া চলা
Hindi: बचना, अलग रखना
Type: Verb / ক্রিয়া / क्रिया
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

to hold oneself back voluntarily, especially from something regarded as improper or unhealthy (usually followed by from): to abstain from eating meat.

Definition: 2

to refrain from casting one's vote: a referendum in which two delegates abstained.

Definition: 3

to choose to refrain: he abstained from alcohol

Definition: 4

to refrain from voting, esp in a committee, legislature, etc