abide is the dictionary form of abode Definition of abide
1. [ verb ] dwell (archaic)
Synonyms: stay bide

"You can stay with me while you are in town" "stay a bit longer--the day is still young"

Related terms: stay overstay visit archaism
2. [ verb ] put up with something or somebody unpleasant
Synonyms: bear stand suffer tolerate endure put_up brook stick_out digest support stomach

"I cannot bear his constant criticism" "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks" "he learned to tolerate the heat" "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"

Related terms: permit take pay accept stand_for bear_up take_lying_down take_a_joke sit_out suffer endurance tolerance toleration
Similar spelling:   abide