Example sentences for: abide

How can you use “abide” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Yet the Legal Services report faults growers, farm-labor contractors and crop-dusters for routinely failing to abide by federal regulations meant to protect worker health.

  • To which host Tim Russert replied, "Why won't you abide by the 11 th Amendment and stop criticizing George W. Bush?"

  • She and the other farm workers said they agreed to publicly discuss the Olathe incident to illustrate the hazards laborers face in the fields and to push growers to abide by pesticide-safety laws.

  • If one can't abide “cripples,” perhaps “the temporarily disabled” might be both grammatical and still “in voice.”

  • Whichever way it was to go, we were ready to abide by Lew's decision.


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