Definitions for abide by

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  1. comply, follow, abide by(verb)

    act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes

    "He complied with my instructions"; "You must comply or else!"; "Follow these simple rules"; "abide by the rules"

  2. respect, honor, honour, abide by, observe(verb)

    show respect towards

    "honor your parents!"

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  1. abide by(Verb)

    To accept a decision or law and act in accordance with it; to conform to; to acquiesce; as, to abide by an award.

  2. abide by(Verb)

    To remain faithful to something or someone; to stand to; to adhere.


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  • beistehen, einhaltenGerman
  • [[someter]]se a, [[someter]]se, [[adherir]]se a, observarSpanish
  • pitää kiinni, noudattaa, pysyäFinnish
  • tenir, soumettre, rester, obéir, conformerFrench
  • [[su]] [[sub-misar]]Ido
  • [[conformarsi]] a, mantenere, [[rimanere]] [[fedele]]Italian
  • 従う, 守るJapanese
  • соблюдать, соблюсти, блюсти, остаться верным, оставаться вернымRussian
  • hålla sig tillSwedish
  • ยึดมั่นใน, ปฏิบัติตามThai
  • uymak, sadık kalmakTurkish

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