forbear

/foɚˈbeɚ/

  • Verb
  • to choose not to do (something that you could do)
    1. He carefully forbore any mention of her name for fear of upsetting them.
    2. We decided to forbear provoking him any further.
    3. We decided to forbear from provoking him any further.
    4. He forebore to mention her name.

Những từ liên quan với FORBEAR

omit, bridle, keep, curb, abstain, forgo, stop, pause, evade, inhibit, decline, avoid, cease, eschew, escape