Translation of "abide" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈbaɪd/ us
can’t abide sb/sth

If you can’t abide someone or something, you dislike them very much.

no aguantar algn/algo
I can’t abide her.
He couldn’t abide laziness.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “abide” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /əˈbaid/

(formal) to put up with; to tolerate

soportar, aguantar
I can’t abide noisy people.
a’biding adjective

an abiding feeling or belief lasts for a long time; lasting

She was left with an abiding feeling of sadness after saying goodbye to her son.
abide by phrasal verb (past tense, past participle abided)

(formal) to act according to; to be faithful to

atenerse a, aceptar
The players must abide by the rules of the game.

(Translation of “abide” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)