'Refrain From' in the Bible
If a word were essayed to thee, wouldest thou be grieved? But who can refrain from speaking?
"Refrain from talking with me so that I may speak; then let come to me what may.
"But if I speak, my pain isn't assuaged; if I refrain from speaking, what do I have to lose?"
The princes would refrain from talking and lay their hand on their mouth;