- adj. 禁欲的
- n. 苦行者
someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline
pertaining to or characteristic of an ascetic or the practice of rigorous self-discipline;
practicing great self-denial;
"Be systematically ascetic...do...something for no other reason than that you would rather not do it"
"a desert nomad's austere life"
"a spartan diet"
"a spartan existence"
- This is achieved by strict celibacy and ascetic practices.
- Rabia went into the desert to pray and became an ascetic.
The old Ascetick christians found a paradise in a desert.出自： Sir T. Browne
He wore a perfectly plain, almost ascetic dark suit.出自： R. Rendell
His face seeming ascetic until cheered by a smile.出自： W. Trevor