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Henry IV, Part 2
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abide
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Henry IV, Part 2
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  • O miracle of men! him did you leave, Second to none, unseconded by you, To look upon the hideous god of war In disadvantage; to abide a field Where nothing but the sound of Hotspur’s name Did seem defensible: so you left him.
  • That argues but the shame of your offence: A rotten case abides no handling.

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  • Do I? yea, in very truth, do I, an ’twere an aspen leaf: I cannot abide swaggerers.
  • Never, never; she would always say she could not abide Master Shallow.

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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
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