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Origin of abstainer
Examples from the Web for abstainer
Hence, other things being equal, the abstainer had a great advantage.Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why|Martha M. Allen
The abstainer, like the Nazirite, is his own witness, his own judge.The Expositor's Bible:The Book of Numbers|Robert A. Watson
He ceased to be an abstainer, and life changed at once for himself and for all those with whom he came in contact.
You remember,” she added, “the day you dined with us a long time ago, when you asked papa about becoming an abstainer?Frank Oldfield|T.P. Wilson
"I did not stay late—and I am an abstainer," said Reggie, wishing his visitor would depart.
mid-15c., "one who practices self-denial," agent noun from abstain.