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Definition of "abides" []

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of abide. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "abides" in a sentence
  • "His word abides with us, and His first gift to the Church after He rose was the Holy Ghost, who came to lead men to all truth."
  • "Wrath again implies that the bile endures, that is to say, that the memory of the wrong abides: and indeed the Greek word for it, menis is derived from menein, and means what abides and is transferred to memory."
  • "Thoughts, of themselves, are perpetually slipping out of the field of immediate mental vision; but the name abides with us, and the utterance of it restores them in a moment."