Thesaurus for abide
Pronunciation of abide: AH0 B AY1 D (ə'baɪd)
Number of syllables of abide: 2
Pronunciation Video of abide
Definition of abide
- (v): put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
- (v): dwell; "You can stay with me while you are in town"; "stay a bit longer--the day is still young"
Examples of abide
- I will abide by the will of the community.
- The Shawnee refused to abide by the treaty.
- Abide by the consensus of the discussion.
- We agreed to abide by the results of the poll.
- I will abide by the decision of the arbitar.
- You have to abide by the laws of the land.
- One must only abide and yearn for God to reveal himself.
- Cordiality exists among all who abide within.
- I agree to abide by the outcome of the list.
- I'll cheerfully abide by the decision made there.