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abide
used in
Persuasion
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abide
Used in
Persuasion
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  • The hint was immediately taken up by Mr Shepherd, whose interest was involved in the reality of Sir Walter's retrenching, and who was perfectly persuaded that nothing would be done without a change of abode.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I had been grossly wrong, and must abide the consequences.  (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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