Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: abides
IPA transcription: [əb'aɪdz]
Usage examples
  • Rikiu loved to quote an old poem which says: "To those who long only for flowers, fain would I show the full-blown spring which abides in the toiling buds of snow-covered hills."
  • I am so tired--so tired of being whirled on through all these phases of my life, in which nothing abides by me, no creature, no place; it is like the circle in which the victims of earthly passion eddy continually.