Spanish translation of 'refrain'
⇒ to refrain from sth/from doing sth
abstenerse de algo/de hacer algo
⇒ I couldn't refrain from laughing
no pude contener la risa
Example Sentences Including 'refrain'
He was eternally jealous of my different education and standing, and he could not refrain from taking notice of it.Testimonies
The eyebrows went up, to indicate he would refrain from comment.C B Greenfield - A Little Madness
But how much more difficult it was to refrain from despising oneself.Prosecutor
Trends of 'refrain'
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⇒ his constant refrain is ...
siempre está con la misma canción ...
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Translation of refrain from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary