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abide
used in Lonesome Dove

3 uses
  • He couldn't abide the thought of any more ghosts.
    Chapters 97-98 (39% in)
  • Such delicacy exacerbated the rest of the crew, who were usually so hungry by suppertime that they could ill abide waits.
    Chapters 17-18 (74% in)
  • There's certain things my vanity won't abide.
    Chapters 95-96 (68% in)

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