abstemious - definitions and synonyms

abstemious adjective

  1. English Meaning: 

    : sparing in consumption of especially food and drink

    Example Sentenses:

    • the pleasures of the table, never of much consequence to one naturally abstemious

  2. English Meaning: 

    : marked by temperance in indulgence

    Example Sentenses:

    • abstemious with the use of adverbs

    • a light eater

    • a light smoker

    • ate a light supper