abiding

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adjective abid·ing \ə-ˈbī-diŋ\

Definition of abiding

  1. :  continuing for a long time :  enduring <an abiding interest in nature>

abidingly

adverb

Examples of abiding in a sentence

  1. <I have an abiding interest in animal welfare—it's not just a phase I'm going through.>

Origin and Etymology of abiding

see abide


First Known Use: 15th century



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