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Synonyms of self-denying

Adjective


1. self-denying, self-giving, self-sacrificing, unselfish (vs. selfish)

usage: willing to deprive yourself

2. renunciant, renunciative, self-abnegating, self-denying, nonindulgent (vs. indulgent), strict

usage: used especially of behavior

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