Example sentences for: abide

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

  • 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.

  • Employers who signed the major collective bargaining agreements with the ILGWU in the women’s industry (primarily manufacturers) not only agreed to abide by wage and working conditions for their own employees, they also pledged to use only contractors “designated or registered” with the union and the employer association.

  • If you’d like to stay overnight in this spectacular (and deathly peaceful) area, there is a hostal, Hospedería de la Caridad, behind the church, where foreigners who abide by the strict rules can stay for a mere five pesos a night (see page 133).

  • Failure to abide by the procedural requirements of Chapter 36 has been recognized as a sufficient legal basis for voiding the intended change.

  • We should offer an example of moral leadership in the world, committed to treat people humanely, abide by the rule of law, and be generous and caring to our neighbors.


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