Part of speech:
Self control is defined as the ability to manage your actions, feelings and emotions.
Absence of violence; calmness
Sacrifice of one's own desires or interests.
The principle or practice of never drinking any alcoholic liquor
The principles or practices of vegetarians
The act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite or desire, especially for alcoholic drink or sexual intercourse.
Self restraint is the ability to control your own emotions and actions.
A giving up of rights, etc.; self-denial; renunciation
Temperance or moderation, esp. in the use of alcoholic liquor
A fitting amount:
The quality or state of being dry
(Cricket) A shot where the ball comes off the edge of the bat, often unintentionally.
The practice of refraining from use of alcoholic liquors
The definition of abstemious is someone who abstains or is moderate, often specifically in their consumption of food and beverage.
The definition of calm is someone or something who is peaceful and free from stress or worries.
One of the seven great landmasses of the Earth. The continents are Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America.
Mild; calm; gentle; not violent
Not bright, garish, or flashy; quiet; plain
Moderate in one's actions, speech, etc.; self-restrained
The act of declining to vote on a particular issue. [First attested in the late 19th century.]
Calmness of mind or manner; tranquillity; self-possession
Agreement or logical coherence among things or parts:
(Mathematics) A condition that a solution to an optimization problem must satisfy.
Authority or ability to manage or direct:
The definition of mediocrity is the quality or state of being just average.
1881 January 26, Bishop of Goulburn, quoted in “Church of England Temperance Society”:
An order or law that forbids
An amount or quantity beyond what is normal or sufficient; a surplus:
Excessive use of alcoholic beverages.
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