Definitions for "Abstain"
Keywords:  refrain, yes, vote, aloof, wtcu
To hold one's self aloof; to forbear or refrain voluntarily, and especially from an indulgence of the passions or appetites; -- with from.
To refrain from something by one's own choice
refrain from voting
Keywords:  hinder, withhold
To hinder; to withhold.
French for "so sorry, I wasn't paying attention."