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Austere

Aus`tere´
1.Sour and astringent; rough to the state; having acerbity; as, an austere crab apple; austere wine.
2.Severe in modes of judging, or living, or acting; rigid; rigorous; stern; as, an austere man, look, life.
From whom the austere Etrurian virtue rose.
- Dryden.
3.Unadorned; unembellished; severely simple.
Adj.1.austere - severely simple; "a stark interior"
Synonyms: stark, severe
2.austere - of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor; forbidding in aspect; "an austere expression"; "a stern face"
Synonyms: stern
3.austere - 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"
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