Top Definition
A word that contains all 5 vowels of a, e, i, o, & u, in order.

If y is used as a vowel, then it can be appended, abstemiously.
Man doing crossword, was puzzled by a 10 letter word a---e-iou-. He paused, and then his face lit up.
"Ah yes! Abstemious."
by Kerb December 08, 2004
Eating and drinking in moderation.

Sparingly used or consumed: abstemious meals.
Restricted to bare necessities: an abstemious way of life.
by Anonymous October 10, 2003
a very hard SAT word
yo wtf does abstemious mean?
by Victor November 14, 2004
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