Meaning of ABIDE in English

ABIDE

■ verb

1》 ( ~ by ) accept or act in accordance with (a rule or decision).

2》 ( cannot/could not ~ ) informal be unable to tolerate.

3》 [often as adjective abiding ] (of a feeling or memory) endure.

4》 archaic live; dwell.

Derivatives

abidance noun ( archaic ).

abidingly adverb

Origin

OE ābīdan 'wait', from ā- 'onwards' + bīdan (see bide ).

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