Abide in spanish
abide = aguantar, soportar, tolerar.Example: The average male moviegoer cannot abide emotional goo, by which I mean scenes intended to provoke a sentimental response, especially if those scenes involve children, relationships, or disease.
» abide by = atenerse a, cumplir, acatar, obedecer, guiarse por, respetar.Example: Any library coming into OCLC has to agree to abide by those standards.
» abide by + a decision = acatar una decisión.Example: Sisters, for example, who take a vow of obedience, are willing to abide by the decisions made by their superiors.
» abide by + rules and regulations = cumplir las normas.Example: It has been stated that the applicant for library membership is usually required to sign a declaration of agreement to abide by the library's rules and regulations.