Synonyms to forbear

abstain, abnegate, abstain from, avoid, constrain, cop out, curb, decline, dispense with, do without, duck the issue, eschew, evade, evade the issue, forgo, hold, hold aloof from, hold back, hold off, keep, keep back, keep from, keep in hand, let alone, let go by, never touch, not touch, not use, pass up, refrain, refrain from, refuse, reject, reserve, save, shun, sit it out, spare, spurn, stand aloof from, stand neuter, straddle, trim, waive, withhold, avert, be stuck-up, bilk, blench, blink, circumvent, cringe, debar, deflect, divert, dodge, double, draw back, duck, elude, escape, exclude, fade, fall back, fight shy of, flinch, forbid, give place to, hang back, hold aloof, jib, keep aloof, keep away from, keep clear of, keep hands off, keep off, keep remote from, leave alone, make way for, not meddle with, obviate, preclude, prevent, prohibit, pull back, quail, recoil, reel back, retreat, sheer off, shrink, shrink back,