ascetic - Rumänisch

Aussprache
n. ascet, pustnic
a. ascetic

ascetic - Englisch

a. ascetic, austere

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Furthermore he did not pretend to be an ascetic, and Bertha Erckmann was certainly a tempting adventure in mid ocean. Upon recalling her, his imagination always saw a race horse. Large, spare, roan colored, and with a long stride.
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Of what use was such useless stuff? Whenever he thought of the hard life of millions of men in the open field, he felt a longing to lead an ascetic life.
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He went home desolately ascetic, and longed for Orchid all the night.
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He was a tall, thin, but still vigorous old man, with black hair streaked with grey, and a long, grave, ascetic face.
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The Abbot, Father John, seemed a kindly man of advancing years, slender and ascetic in appearance.
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The same meek and humble ascetics will rise up and go out to work for the great cause.
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Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been the vice of the ascetic.
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The wealthy, self-indulgent young man felt oddly drawn to the strict, ascetic life led by members of some monastic orders.
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Hundreds of nuns of the Catholic church live an ascetic life of prayer.
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Her sister is extroverted and fun-loving, while she is ascetic and strict.
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Synonyme

pertaining to or characteristic of an ascetic or the practice of rigorous self-discipline: ascetical
practicing great self-denial: abstemious, spartan, austere, ascetical
someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline: abstainer, puritan, religious person, stylite


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