abide

All Verb Adverb Noun
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  • Her one great and abiding desire now was to make progress on the higher road. Cited from Amos Huntingdon, by T.P. Wilson
  • We try as hard as we can to abide by all fair principles.
  • All teams must abide by the rules set at the beginning of the race.
  • Failure to abide by school rules you also may be asked to leave the program.
  • Throughout his latter years these were abiding interests until they absorbed him almost completely.
  • Political society, the life of men in states, is an abiding natural relationship. Cited from Modern American Prose Selections, by Various
  • Its main hope is in the abiding influence of such examples as he has left. Cited from Shadows of the Stage, by William Winter
  • He would simply have found his own place of fixed principle and abided there. Cited from The Portion of Labor, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • He had a deep and abiding interest in the history of the county.
  • In its place had fallen over her an abiding sense of peace, of security. Cited from North of Fifty-Three, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • Time abides long enough for those who make use of it. Cited from Leonardo da Vinci, by Maurice W. Brockwell
  • The virtue that has gone out of them abides in what they do. Cited from Among My Books, by James Russell Lowell
  • Life abided in the forest; only it had changed its form for the dark hours. Cited from The Man of the Forest, by Zane Grey
  • As I took note of the place, it cannot be far where he abides. Cited from Timon of Athens, by William Shakespeare
  • Because they are the most law-abiding and influential section of the community? Cited from The Story of a Dark Plot, by A.L.O. C. and W.W. Smith
  • No one has ever helped me to discover in what region of the spirit it abides. Cited from The Silent Isle, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • An abiding interest in education has followed Frank throughout his academic life.
  • But another faith, which abides in each one of us, if we look for it. Cited from Together, by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  • His will be done, and give me grace to abide the trial!
  • He makes all important decisions and rules, and other family members abide by them.
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