Definition of 'abide'
Example sentences containing 'abide'
Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2013)
The law has to abide by the wish of the people.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The government is absolutely prepared to make it abide by the law.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Good behaviour is abiding by the law in the first place.The Sun (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Its other inhabitants are old and staid and utterly law abiding with a conscience over helping with the housework.Sand In My Shoes: Wartime Diaries of a WAAF (2006)
Only 60 % said they were abiding by the law.Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2008)
It surely cannot happen since our laws specifically forbid it and anyone who chooses to come to live here must abide by our laws.The Sun (2011)
Officials said that Britain would seek to make clear to the armed rebels that they must abide by international law.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
With hair, you've got to abide by the laws more.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
You are a guest here and must abide in Wulfgar's way.THE WOLF AND THE DOVE The Sun (2015)
It would, of course, be easier for landlords if all letting agents were obliged by law to abide by financial protection arrangements.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Greece's lenders say the country must abide by the terms of its rescue package in March or be cut off from future payments.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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