What does abidance mean?

Definitions for abidance
əˈbaɪd nsabid·ance

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word abidance.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conformity, conformation, compliance, abidancenoun

    acting according to certain accepted standards

    "their financial statements are in conformity with generally accepted accounting practices"

  2. residency, residence, abidancenoun

    the act of dwelling in a place

  3. abidancenoun

    the act of abiding (enduring without yielding)


  1. abidancenoun

    The act of abiding or continuing; abode; stay; continuance

  2. abidancenoun

    adherence, compliance

  3. Etymology: * First attested in 1647.


  1. abidance

    Abidance refers to the act of complying with or adhering to a rule, law, decision, or any set of guidelines. It can also refer to the act of staying or remaining in a particular state or condition. This term signifies respect and obedience towards specific orders or instructions.

  2. abidance

    Abidance refers to the act of obeying or conforming to rules, laws, regulations, or a particular way of doing things. It also involves following or remaining faithful to certain beliefs or principles over a period of time.

  3. abidance

    Abidance refers to the act of obeying, following, or conforming to rules, regulations, or standards. It also signifies a continued stay or residence in a particular place.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abidancenoun

    the state of abiding; abode; continuance; compliance (with)

Matched Categories

How to pronounce abidance?

How to say abidance in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abidance in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abidance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Translations for abidance

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for abidance »


Find a translation for the abidance definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"abidance." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 2 Dec. 2023. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/abidance>.

Discuss these abidance definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for abidance? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    very irritable
    • A. valetudinarian
    • B. bristly
    • C. jejune
    • D. currish

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for abidance: