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abide

verb uk   us   /əˈbaɪd/
can't abide sb/sth If you can't abide someone or something, you dislike them very much: I can't abide her. He couldn't abide laziness.

abide verb (LIVE)

[I usually + adv/prep] old use to live or stay somewhere: He abided in the wilderness for forty days.
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Translations of “abide”
in Vietnamese chịu đựng…
in Spanish soportar, aguantar…
in Thai ทน…
in Malaysian tolak ansur…
in French supporter…
in German ausstehen…
in Indonesian membiarkan…
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