To better see all uses of the word
please enable javascript.

Used In
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary

unspecified meaning
  • Beaufort had taken effectual measures to conceal himself, and it was ten months before my father discovered his abode.
  • One day, when my father had gone by himself to Milan, my mother, accompanied by me, visited this abode.

  • Show more
  • She continued with her foster parents and bloomed in their rude abode, fairer than a garden rose among dark-leaved brambles.
  • Such were my reflections during the first two or three days of my residence at Ingolstadt, which were chiefly spent in becoming acquainted with the localities and the principal residents in my new abode.
  • But you will, I hope, soon quit this melancholy abode, for doubtless evidence can easily be brought to free you from the criminal charge.
  • My father calmed me with assurances of their welfare and endeavoured, by dwelling on these subjects so interesting to my heart, to raise my desponding spirits; but he soon felt that a prison cannot be the abode of cheerfulness.

  • There are no more uses of "abide" in the book.

To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: abide by her decision Define
to tolerate or put up with something
as in: abide in the forest Define
to live in a place or more rarely: to live with someone or something
as in: an abiding desire to Define
to remain or endure
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading