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abide
used in
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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abide
Used in
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • Then he resumed: ŚNow let us try for a moment to realize, as far as we can, the nature of that abode of the damned which the justice of an offended God has called into existence for the eternal punishment of sinners.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • A brief anger had often invested him but he had never been able to make it an abiding passion and had always felt himself passing out of it as if his very body were being divested with ease of some outer skin or peel.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Hell is a strait and dark and foul-smelling prison, an abode of demons and lost souls, filled with fire and smoke.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The particular judgement was over and the soul had passed to the abode of bliss or to the prison of purgatory or had been hurled howling into hell.  (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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