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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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Tak' these in to t' maister, lad,' he said, 'and bide there.
If possible, he would harm the whole of England if he could, but he would bide his time.
I should think it was a strong point," said Herbert, "and I should think you would be puzzled to imagine a stronger; as to the rest, you must bide your guardian's time, and he must bide his client's time.
Bide thou here till I bring thee money to pay our good Hugh.
Nay, nay," he answered; "ye must not bide for me, for where I go I stay.