Definition of abode
- were reluctant to leave their lifelong abode
- Welcome to my humble abode.
- … if any such dares to continue his abode in a family where his coming was an unauthorized intrusion …
- —Walter Scott
welcome to my humble abode
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First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
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