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ASCETIC

'ASCETIC' is a 7 letter word starting with A and ending with C
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Crossword clues for 'ASCETIC'

ClueAnswer
Severely self-disciplined (7)ASCETIC
Rigidly abstemious (7)ASCETIC
One who lives a life of austerity (7)ASCETIC
St. Francis of Assisi, for one (7)ASCETIC

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for ASCETIC

3 letter words

DRY

4 letter words

BALD - BARE - DULL - LEAN - MEAN - MONK - NEAT - OPEN - POOR - PUNY - PURE - SLIM - THIN - YOGI

5 letter words

ABBOT - FAKIR - FRANK - FRIAR - LONER - PLAIN - PRIOR - PROSY - SCANT - SKIMP - SMALL - SOBER - SPARE - STARK - STERN - STOIC - SWAMI - YOGIN

6 letter words

BANIAN - CANDID - CHASTE - COMMON - DECENT - DIRECT - ESSENE - FRUGAL - HERMIT - HOMELY - JEJUNE - LENTEN - MEAGER - NARROW - PALMER - PALTRY - PARIAH - RUSTIC - SCANTY - SCRIMP - SEVERE - SHAKER - SHUT IN - SHUT-IN - SIMPLE - SKIMPY - SLIGHT - STINGY - WATERY

7 letter words

ASCETIC - ATONING - AUSTERE - BHIKSHU - BROTHER - CALOYER - DERVISH - DWARFED - EREMITE - INVALID - LIMITED - LUSTRAL - MISERLY - NATURAL - OUTCAST - PILGRIM - PROSAIC - PROSING - PURITAN - RECLUSE - SCRAWNY - SCRIMPY - SLENDER - SPARING - SPARTAN - STINTED - STUNTED - STYLITE - TRAINED - WATERED

8 letter words

BEADSMAN - CELIBATE - CENOBITE - DIOGENES - DWARFISH - ENCRATIC - EREMITIC - EXIGUOUS - HOMEBODY - HOMESPUN - HYDROPOT - LAY ABBOT - MARABOUT - MONASTIC - PIACULAR - RIGHTING - RIGOROUS - SANNYASI - SCHOOLED - SELFLESS - SOLITARY - SQUARING - SWORN OFF - TEETOTAL - TRAPPIST

9 letter words

ABBACOMES - ABSTAINER - ABSTINENT - ANCHORESS - ANCHORITE - APOSTOLIC - CATHARIST - CLEANSING - CONTINENT - ENCRATITE - EXPIATORY - HERMITESS - MENDICANT - MORTIFIED - NEPHALIST - NIGGARDLY - PILLARIST - PURGATIVE - PURIFYING - RECHABITE - REDEEMING - RELIGIEUX - RELIGIOUS - REPENTANT - REPENTING - SOLITAIRE - TEMPERATE - UNADORNED

10 letter words

ABSTEMIOUS - ANCHORITIC - ANTISOCIAL - APOLOGETIC - APOSTOLICI - ASTRINGENT - CONVENTUAL - FLAGELLANT - FORBEARING - FRANCISCAN - FRUITARIAN - GRAND PRIOR - LAY BROTHER - LUSTRATIVE - ON THE WAGON - REDEMPTIVE - REDRESSING - REPARATIVE - REPARATORY - RESTRAINED - RIGORISTIC - SELF-DENIAL - STARVATION - STAY-AT-HOME - STRAITENED - TEETOTALER - UNAFFECTED - UNPOETICAL - VEGETARIAN - WALDENSIAN

11 letter words

ALBIGENSIAN - CLOSET CYNIC - COMMONPLACE - DISCIPLINED - HIEROMONACH - HIERONYMIAN - HIERONYMITE - NEPHALISTIC - PENITENTIAL - PILLAR SAINT - PLAIN-SPOKEN - PURGATORIAL - PURITANICAL - PYTHAGOREAN - PYTHAGORIST - RECLAMATORY - RESTITUTIVE - RESTITUTORY - SABBATARIAN - SELF-ABASING - SELF-DENYING - SUBSISTENCE - TEETOTALIST - UNVARNISHED

12 letter words

COMPENSATORY - DESERT SAINTS - GYMNOSOPHIST - IMPOVERISHED - ISOLATIONIST - LUSTRATIONAL - MATTER-OF-FACT - PARSIMONIOUS - PROPITIATORY - RECOMPENSING - SECLUSIONIST - UNNOURISHING - UNNUTRITIOUS - WATER-DRINKER

13 letter words

DESERT FATHERS - PLAIN-SPEAKING - RESTITUTIONAL - SELF-FORGETFUL - TIMON OF ATHENS - UNIMAGINATIVE

14 letter words

CLOISTERED MONK - COMPENSATIONAL - SATISFACTIONAL - SELF-ABNEGATING - SIMPLE-SPEAKING - SOLITUDINARIAN

15 letter words

CONVENTUAL PRIOR - STRAIGHTFORWARD - WEDDED TO POVERTY

16 letter words

BEDRIDDEN INVALID

17 letter words

SEXUALLY ABSTINENT

Definition of ascetic

  • practicing great self-denial; "Be systematically ascetic...do...something for no other reason than that you would rather not do it"- William James; "a desert nomad's austere life"; "a spartan diet"; "a spartan existence"
  • pertaining to or characteristic of an ascetic or the practice of rigorous self-discipline; "ascetic practices"



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