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abide
used in Howards End

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abide by her decision
Definition
to tolerate or put up with something
  • Now, take me on the whole, I'm a quiet fellow: I'm law-abiding, I don't wish any unpleasantness; but I—I—"
    Chapter 16 (46% in)

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  • Nature is turning out Wilcoxes in this peaceful abode, so that they may inherit the earth.
    Chapter 21 (98% in)

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