moderation, restraint, abstinence, self-control, forbearance, self-denial, self-restraint, abnegation, frugality, sobriety, soberness, abstemiousness, teetotalism, vegetarianism, water wagon*.
Antonyms drunkenness*, prodigality, inebriation.
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Avoidance of extremes of opinion, feeling, or personal conduct:
The practice of refraining from use of alcoholic liquors: