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abide
used in Candide

3 uses
  • 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.
    Chapter 18 (78% in)
  • The Bulgarians and the Abares are slaying all; to Portugal? there I shall be burnt; and if we abide here we are every moment in danger of being spitted.
    Chapter 17 (7% in)
  • 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.
    Chapter 18 (71% in)

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