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abstain

Abstain tarimas:

  • /əb'stein/

Žodžio paaiškinimas anglų kalba:

  • verb-intransitive: To refrain from something by one's own choice: abstain from traditional political rhetoric. See Synonyms at refrain1.
  • verb-intransitive: To refrain from voting: Forty senators voted in favor of the bill, 45 voted against it, and 15 abstained.

Angliško žodžio naudojimo pavyzdys:

  • I will abstain from the use of and participation in any socialist goods and services including but not limited to the following:
  • The tone of the post abovee will make me abstain from the chicken from now on but I'm going to indulge in Tyler's magical cheese elixir once the paleo thing is done.
  • If I lived in Louisiana, I would abstain from the Senate race.
  • In an unusually public rebuke, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert of Israel said Monday that Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice had been forced to abstain from a United Nations resolution on Gaza that she helped draft, after Mr. Olmert placed a phone call to President Bush.
  • Bush refused, simply instructing Rice to abstain from the vote.


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