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2 to do what is required by the terms of
  • She abided by their agreement to head home early.

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3 to give steadfast support to
  • He abides by the city's efforts to improve public transportation.

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“Abide by.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abide%20by. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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