Definisi 'refrain'

English to English
noun
1 the part of a song where a soloist is joined by a group of singers Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 The burden of a song; a phrase or verse which recurs at the end of each of the separate stanzas or divisions of a poetic composition. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
3 resist doing something Terjemahkan
Example:
He refrained from hitting him back
she could not forbear weeping
source: wordnet30

4 choose not to consume Terjemahkan
Example:
I abstain from alcohol
source: wordnet30

5 To hold back; to restrain; to keep within prescribed bounds; to curb; to govern. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

6 To keep one's self from action or interference; to hold aloof; to forbear; to abstain. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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