Example sentences for: abide

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

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

  • Mandatory standards enlarge government power to penalize makers who don't abide by the rules and also give U.S.

  • His best way to navigate this dilemma is by subtly encouraging Democrats to hold out for terms so soft that Republicans can't abide them.

  • 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.

  • Just as nature is reputed to abhor a vacuum, some people can't abide asymmetry.

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