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abide
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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abide
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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  • First, Pyramus must draw a sword to kill himself; which the ladies cannot abide.
  • DEMETRIUS Abide me, if thou dar’st; for well I wot Thou runn’st before me, shifting every place; And dar’st not stand, nor look me in the face.

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


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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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