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dwell

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of dwell

  1. 1 to continue to be in a place for a significant amount of time dwelling with a farm family as an exchange student in France Synonyms of dwell abide, stay, hang around, remain, stick around, tarryWords Related to dwell await, hang on, hold on, wait; dally, dawdle, linger, loiter; outstay, overstayNear Antonyms of dwell abscond, book [slang], decamp, escape, evacuate, flee, fly, get out, run away, scat, scram, skip; abandon, desert, forsake, vacateAntonyms of dwell bail, bail out, bug out, buzz (off), clear off [chiefly British], clear out, cut out, depart, exit, get off, go, go off, leave, move, pack (up or off), peel off, pike (out or off), pull out, push off, push on, quit, shove (off), take off, vamoose, walk out

  2. 2 to have a home the widow dwells in the valley by herself Synonyms of dwell abide, live, resideWords Related to dwell lodge, settle, stay; frequent, hang (at), haunt, visit; cohabit, inhabit, occupy; people, populate; lease, rent, sublet, tenant



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