Definition Of abode


(of a feeling or a memory) continue without fading or being lost.

One memory abides of when, at a very tender age and against the tide, he took up Irish dancing.

a place of residence; a house or home.

her current abode

accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recommendation).

I said I would abide by their decision

be unable to tolerate (someone or something).

if there is one thing I cannot abide it is a lack of discipline

Example Of abode

  • a place of abode

  • According to the police, there were about 500 people in attendance in total, of which 210 people were citizens who were demonstrating for the right to abode .

  • Although the couple are lawfully resident in Switzerland, they do not have a permanent right of abode .

  • Another group of about 1,000 protesters said they were fighting for the right of abode for their mainland relatives.

  • Consider their previous abode , another house Ron built, but in the style of a Scottish tower.

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