abide Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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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 ​staysomewhere: He abided in the ​wilderness for forty ​days.
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(Definition of abide from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “abide”
in Spanish soportar, aguantar…
in Vietnamese chịu đựng…
in Malaysian tolak ansur…
in Thai ทน…
in French supporter…
in German ausstehen…
in Indonesian membiarkan…
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