Temperance

n.

Moderation in expressing feelings in appetite, and in consumption of alcoholic drink; self-restraint

Total abstinence from alcoholic beverages; teetotalism

Synonyms

moderation

control

constraint

Antonyms

excess

rashness

indulgence

Sentences

She had to practice temperance in her appetite so that she could be fit enough to dance in the competition.

The man went through temperance for almost a year without any alcohol and is no longer an alcoholic.

Temperance (noun) – having self-control; not drinking alcohol