Definitions for abide by

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word abide by

Princeton's WordNet

  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!"

Wiktionary

  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.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abide by in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abide by in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. President Obama:

    Everybody should have to abide by the same rules.

  2. D. H. Lawrence:

    Try to find your deepest issue in every confusion, and abide by that.

  3. Harper Lee:

    The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience.

  4. Ammon Bundy:

    We want the government to abide by the Constitution... and to play by the rules.

  5. Daniel Webster:

    If we abide by the principles taught by the Bible, our country will go on prospering.

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Translations for abide by

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • 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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