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Synonyms for bide

to continue to be in a place

to stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave

Synonyms for bide

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Up, then, and bide here no longer; shrink from the thought that Patroclus may become meat for the dogs of Troy.
I have been waiting for 'ee to bide and keep house while I go fetch him.
Bide thou here till I bring thee money to pay our good Hugh.
Some day he would overhaul his quarry--he could bide his time in peace until that day dawned.
If possible, he would harm the whole of England if he could, but he would bide his time.
When I had lived out the first agony, I could rely on myself--I could be patient, and bide my time.