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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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  • 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)

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