abide

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 [əˈbaɪd]


Inflections of 'abide' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
abides
v 3rd person singular
abiding
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
abided
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
abode
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
abided
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
abode
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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abide

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. abide by the [rules, law]
  2. abide with [me, us]
  3. [cannot, can't] abide [seeing, hearing, to see, to hear]
  4. [must, willing to] abide by
  5. [the Lord, he] abides
  6. abide (not) in [the Lord, Christ, him]
  7. abide forever [in]
  8. abide therein
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