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The Idiot
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  • Vera related how Keller had taken up his abode with them on the previous evening.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I hope, Gania, you have nothing to say against the prince's taking up his abode in your house?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Here she found a delightful little house, just built, and prepared for her reception with great care and taste; and here she took up her abode together with the lady who had accompanied her from her old home.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • My dear fellow, my house is simply a hell just now, a sort of sphinx has taken up its abode there.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She continued to recite: "Once there came a vision glorious, Mystic, dreadful, wondrous fair; Burned itself into his spirit, And abode for ever there!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Look here, do you intend to take up you abode with us?" he added, glancing once more at the prince's bundle, which evidently gave him no peace.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: abide in the forest
as in: abide by her decision
as in: an abiding desire to
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