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  1. ascetic

    • IPA[əˈsedik]

    美式

    • adj.
      characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self-discipline and abstention from all forms of indulgence, typically for religious reasons
    • n.
      a person who practices severe self-discipline and abstention.
    • noun: ascetic, plural noun: ascetics

    • 釋義

    形容詞

    • 1. characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self-discipline and abstention from all forms of indulgence, typically for religious reasons an ascetic life of prayer, fasting, and manual labor a narrow, humorless, ascetic face

    名詞

    • 1. a person who practices severe self-discipline and abstention.
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    • IPA[əˈsɛtɪk]

    英式

    • adj.
      characterized by severe self-discipline and abstention from all forms of indulgence, typically ... an ascetic life of prayer, fasting, and manual labour
    • n.
      a person who follows an ascetic life.

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