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abide
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
abide in the forest
Definition
to live in a place

or more rarely:  to live with someone or something
  • It seemed natural enough to him now that Tess was again in sight to choose a mate from unconstrained Nature, and not from the abodes of Art.
    4 — The Consequence (29% in)

There are no more uses of "abide" flagged with this meaning in Tess of the d'Urbervilles.

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?  —2 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • Despite her not-inviolate past, what still abode in such a woman as Tess outvalued the freshness of her fellows.
    6 — The Convert (63% in)
  • The place had also a more abiding defect; it drank hard.
    1 — The Maiden (80% in)

There are no more uses of "abide" in Tess of the d'Urbervilles.

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