Example sentences for: abstinence

How can you use “abstinence” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Abstinence can be even deadlier than monogamy.

  • But there are two kinds of pleasure: the pleasure of doing, and the pleasure of not doing; the pleasure of indulging, and the pleasure of abstinence.

  • The Social Health Association provides, through its own teachers, age-appropriate, abstinence based, in-school programming in three different areas: human growth and development; AIDS and STD education; and life skills (conflict resolution, peer pressure, decision-making).

  • '” And then she talks to them about the “ABCs” (“A” for abstinence, “B” for being faithful, “C” for condoms).

  • Sometimes she becomes visible to the wayward husband who is out late, drinking, and when he approaches her, she turns into an ugly horse-faced hag, scaring him into swearing abstinence forever.

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