Abide

All possible synonyms of the word Abide as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up

Definition

  • put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "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"

Synonyms

  • digest
  • endure
  • stick out
  • stomach
  • bear
  • stand
  • tolerate
  • support
  • brook
  • abide
  • suffer
  • put up

Hypernyms

  • permit, allow, let, countenance: consent to, give permission; "She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"; "I won't let the police search her basement"; "I cannot allow you to see your exam"

Hyponyms

  • accept, live with, swallow: tolerate or accommodate oneself to; "I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"; "I swallowed the insult"; "She has learned to live with her husband's little idiosyncrasies"
  • stand for, hold still for: tolerate or bear; "I won't stand for this kind of behavior!"
  • bear up: endure cheerfully; "She bore up under the enormous strain"
  • take lying down: suffer without protest; suffer or endure passively; "I won't take this insult lying down"
  • take a joke: listen to a joke at one's own expense; "Can't you take a joke?"
  • sit out: endure to the end
  • pay: bear (a cost or penalty), in recompense for some action; "You'll pay for this!"; "She had to pay the penalty for speaking out rashly"; "You'll pay for this opinion later"

Verb groups

  • suffer: experience (emotional) pain; "Every time her husband gets drunk, she suffers"

Bide, abide, stay

Definition

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

Synonyms

  • bide
  • abide
  • stay

Hypernyms

  • stay, stay on, continue, remain: continue in a place, position, or situation; "After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser"; "Stay with me, please"; "despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year"; "She continued as deputy mayor for another year"

Usage domains

  • archaism, archaicism: the use of an archaic expression

Hyponyms

  • visit: stay with as a guest; "Every summer, we visited our relatives in the country for a month"
  • overstay, outstay: stay too long; "overstay or outstay one's welcome"

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