Meaning of ABODE in English

ABODE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ə-ˈbōd ]

noun

Etymology: Middle English abod, from abiden to abide

Date: 13th century

1. obsolete : wait , delay

2. : a temporary stay : sojourn

3. : the place where one abides : home

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.