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ascetic

US [əˈsetɪk]
UK [ə'setɪk]
  • n.苦行者
  • adj.过清苦生活的;(尤指)苦行的;禁欲的
  • Web禁欲者;苦行修道者;苦行僧
Plural Form:ascetics  
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adj.
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过清苦生活的;(尤指)苦行的;禁欲的not allowing yourself physical pleasures, especially for religious reasons; related to a simple and strict way of living
The monks lived a very ascetic life.
僧侣过着很清苦的生活。

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