Abode 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.

abode = morada, residencia, domicilio. 

Example: The forest, therefore, is regarded as the abode of robbers & sundry miscreants, implying its relation to the forces of chaos & disorder.


» of no fixed abode = sin residencia fija, sin domicilio fijo.

Example: The defendants were predominantly male, single, and of no fixed abode, suffering from serious psychiatric disorder.
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