Definition of 'asceticism'
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He fell to greedily, as the tastes and the toasts went up and down the table, in a manner alien to his usual asceticism. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (1995)
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Used Occasionally. asceticism is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of asceticism from the Collins English Dictionary
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