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abide
used in The Two Towers

4 uses
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  • 'Well, I can't abide him,' said Sam.
    4.7 -- Book 4 Chapter 7 -- Journey to the Cross-roads (71% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • It is a mark of evil things that came in the Great Darkness that they cannot abide the Sun; but Saruman's Orcs can endure it, even if they hate it.
    3.4 -- Book 3 Chapter 4 -- Treebeard (48% in)
  • And glad shall I be to see it again,' said Theoden, 'though brief now, I doubt not, shall be my abiding there.
    3.8 -- Book 3 Chapter 8 -- The Road to Isengard (54% in)
  • In what far-off time the main tunnel and the great round pit had been made, where Shelob had taken up her abode in ages past. they did not know: but many byways they had themselves delved about in on either side, so as to escape the lair in their goings to and fro on the business of their masters.
    4.10 -- Book 4 Chapter 10 -- The Choices of Master Samwise (59% in)

There are no more uses of "abide" in The Two Towers.

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