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abide
used in And Then There Were None

2 meanings, 3 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
abide by her decision
Definition
to tolerate or put up with something
  • He said: "What a duty-loving, law-abiding lot we all seem to be!"
    p. 64.8
law-abiding = law-obeying
  • Murder and I've always been such a law-abiding man!
    p. 117.7
law-abiding = law-obeying
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2  —1 use as in:
abide in the forest
Definition
to live in a place

or more rarely:  to live with someone or something
  • Busy Bee had hinted delicately that it was to be an abode for Royalty?
    p. 2.2
abode = home
There are no more uses of "abide" flagged with this meaning in And Then There Were None.

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