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abide
used in
Candide
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abide
Used in
Candide
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  • there I shall be burnt; and if we abide here we are every moment in danger of being spitted.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I am sensible that my kingdom is but a small place, but when a person is comfortably settled in any part he should abide there.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • If we abide here we shall only be upon a footing with the rest, whereas, if we return to our old world, only with twelve sheep laden with the pebbles of El Dorado, we shall be richer than all the kings in Europe.  (not reviewed by editor)

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