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ABO'DE, preterit tense of abide

ABO'DE, noun [See Abide.]

1. Stay; continuance in a place; residence for a longer or shorter time.

2. A place of continuance; a dwelling; a habitation.

3. To make abode to dwell or reside.

ABO'DE, verb transitive [See Bode.] To foreshow.

ABO'DE, verb intransitive To be an omen