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There seems to be more abiding interest in unearthing old memos abroad than there is here.
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Meaning of "abiding" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ABIDING

abiding  [əˈbaɪdɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ABIDING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Abiding is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ABIDING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of abiding in the English dictionary

The definition of abiding in the dictionary is permanent; enduring.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ABIDING


backsliding
ˈbækˌslaɪdɪŋ
confiding
kənˈfaɪdɪŋ
deciding
dɪˈsaɪdɪŋ
dividing
dɪˈvaɪdɪŋ
gliding
ˈɡlaɪdɪŋ
guiding
ˈɡaɪdɪŋ
hang-gliding
ˈhæŋɡlaɪdɪŋ
hiding
ˈhaɪdɪŋ
joyriding
ˈdʒɔɪˌraɪdɪŋ
niding
ˈnaɪdɪŋ
nitriding
ˈnaɪtraɪdɪŋ
nondividing
ˌnɒndɪˈvaɪdɪŋ
overriding
ˌəʊvəˈraɪdɪŋ
paragliding
ˈpærəˌɡlaɪdɪŋ
providing
prəˈvaɪdɪŋ
riding
ˈraɪdɪŋ
siding
ˈsaɪdɪŋ
sliding
ˈslaɪdɪŋ
surfriding
ˈsɜːfˌraɪdɪŋ
unabiding
ˌʌnəˈbaɪdɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ABIDING

abidance
abide
abider
abidingly
Abidjan
abietic acid
Abigail
Abilene
abilities
ability
Abingdon
abiogenesis
abiogenetic
abiogenetically
abiogenic
abiogenically
abiogenist
abiological
abiosis
abiotic

WORDS THAT END LIKE ABIDING

according
beam riding
biding
braiding
chiding
goods siding
horse riding
horseback riding
invaliding
law-abiding
manriding
metalliding
nightriding
North Riding
outriding
raiding
ram raiding
trick riding
upbraiding
voiding
West Riding

Synonyms and antonyms of abiding in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ABIDING»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «abiding» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of abiding

Translation of «abiding» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ABIDING

Find out the translation of abiding to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of abiding from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «abiding» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

permanencia
570 millions of speakers

English

abiding
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

स्थायी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الالتزام بنظام
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Законопослушный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

permanência
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্থায়ী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

constant
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berpegang teguh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

bleibend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

た持続
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

내주
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Manggon
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tuân thủ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நிலைத்திருப்பவனாகவும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पालन ​​करणारा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bitmez tükenmez
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

costante
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Abiding
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Законослухняний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Abiding
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

νομοταγείς
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

blywende
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Abiding
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Abiding
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of abiding

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ABIDING»

The term «abiding» is quite widely used and occupies the 28.938 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ABIDING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about abiding

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10 QUOTES WITH «ABIDING»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word abiding.
1
Cecil Beaton
Americans have an abiding belief in their ability to control reality by purely material means... airline insurance replaces the fear of death with the comforting prospect of cash.
2
Madhur Bhandarkar
Films are meant solely to provide entertainment. There are no lessons to be learnt and and inferences to be drawn. Has anyone become dutiful and law abiding after seeing a film that espouses these very virtues? Films can do no more than influence fashion, decor, and hairstyle trends.
3
Vera Brittain
There is an abiding beauty which may be appreciated by those who will see things as they are and who will ask for no reward except to see.
4
Harvey Cox
All human beings have an innate need to hear and tell stories and to have a story to live by. religion, whatever else it has done, has provided one of the main ways of meeting this abiding need.
5
Robert Crumb
I have always had an abiding interest in that type of female anatomy.
6
Peter Cushing
Today's youth cannot miss something they have never known, but I fear that there are no current fictional characters whose impact and influence will last with such abiding affection into their 'sore and yellow' as this splendid man's creations have in mine!
7
Martin Heinrich
Making improvements to our background check system and cracking down on illegal gun trafficking are common-sense ways to prevent violence without punishing law abiding gun owners. We owe it to the American people to take real action to reduce gun violence in our communities.
8
Gwen Ifill
There seems to be more abiding interest in unearthing old memos abroad than there is here.
9
Douglas Kennedy
If there is an abiding theme in 'The Pursuit of Happiness,' it is the idea that you come into the world already shaped by other people's past histories.
10
Johann Lamont
I've got a very deep and abiding passion about education being far more than buildings and textbooks; it's what children bring into school with them.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ABIDING»

Discover the use of abiding in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to abiding and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Abiding: The Archbishop of Canterbury’s Lent
Abiding is not a word we have much use for in everyday conversation. Yet Ben Quash shows that this one concept is central to the Christian life.
Ben Quash, 2012
2
Abide in Christ: 31 Days to Intimacy with Jesus
In this thirty-one day devotional based on John 15:1-12, Andrew Murray leads us to an entirely new and blessed experience in fellowship and communion with Christ.
Andrew Murray, 2011
3
The Believer's Secret of the Abiding Presence
Inspiring Daily Devotionals from Two Classic Writers Andrew Murray's devotional warmth and Brother Lawrence's practical mysticism are combined in this one challenging volume.
Andrew Murray, L. G. Jr. Parkhurst, Brother Lawrence, 1987
4
Love's Abiding Joy (Love Comes Softly Book #4)
Book 4 of Love Comes Softly. Reuniting with their daughter's family, grandparents Clark and Marty's hope and faith are tested by a tragedy. Another Janette Oke bestseller!
Janette Oke, 2003
5
Abiding in Christ
In Abiding in Christ, trusted guides J. I. Packer and Carolyn Nystrom lead you through a study of Jesus' farewell to his disciples in John 14--17 to help you discover what it means to abide in Christ during the time between Christ's ...
J. I. Packer, Carolyn Nystrom, 2009
6
Abiding Evil
A sleeping menace roused deep in a forest.
Alison Buck, 2010
7
Abiding in the Indwelling Trinity
By drawing insights from Holy Scriptures, the Eastern Fathers, and mystics of all ages, Abiding in the Indwelling Trinity offers an intriguing vision of God as invading Love.
George A. Maloney, 2004
8
Abiding in the Lord to Enjoy His Life
The Bible heralds the good news that God is dispensing Himself into His believers for their daily enjoyment.
Witness Lee, 2000
9
Abiding Under the Shadow: God's Call to Return to Covenant ...
Do you abide under the Shadow of the Almighty?
David Lebo, 2009
10
Abiding Word: Sunday Reflections for Year C
This collection of articles, which includes Scripture readings for Sundays and solemnities followed by reflections, allows readers to meditate on the connection between the sacred text and their daily lives.
Barbara E. Reid, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ABIDING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term abiding is used in the context of the following news items.
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Saudi students among most law-abiding in US: Official
Saudi students are considered the most compliant with the US law among all nationalities, according to US immigration authorities. (SPA). «Arab News, Jul 15»
2
Another View: For law-abiding Americans, more gun laws …
Most Americans are basically law-abiding. The anti-gun people might more profitably direct their energies at cultures, e.g., those in the Mideast, ... «Press Herald, Jul 15»
3
Saudis more law-abiding abroad
Arab News - A Saudi helps his newly-wed wife put on a fur hat at Chillout cafe in Dubai, in this May 12, 2013 file photo. (Reuters). «Yahoo! Maktoob News, Jul 15»
4
Theresa May's legal highs ban is unenforceable, say government …
Otherwise law-abiding young people will be criminalised and face heavy penalties for “social dealing” – clubbing together and buying small ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
5
Even if Obama Wins an Iran Nuclear Deal in Vienna, Can He …
... framework accord, U.S. officials have sometimes gone out of their way to defend Iran, insisting Tehran is abiding by its promises, Jeffrey said. «Foreign Policy, Jul 15»
6
Michael Gove's school reforms 'ignored' rise in pupils' mental illness
He writes: “One of my abiding frustrations when I was minister for mental health was the lack of engagement from the Department for Education. «The Guardian, Jul 15»
7
10 years after London bombings, more than half of Britons think …
Though a majority of Britons still agree that most British Muslims were "peaceful, law-abiding citizens who deplore terror attacks in the name of ... «Haaretz, Jul 15»
8
The world's nicest, most law-abiding generation
By almost any measure you can find, people across the developed world today are the least violent, most law-abiding, hardest-working and ... «The Globe and Mail, Jul 15»
9
Letter: Leave law-abiding gun owners alone
Seasoned columnist Ina Hughs should know better than to use inaccurate terminology. Instead of "gun violence," the correct term is "criminal ... «Knoxville News Sentinel, Jul 15»
10
The Latest: No services planned for slain prison escapee, funeral …
The Latest: No services planned for slain prison escapee, funeral home abiding by son's wishes. The Latest: No services planned for slain ... «Newser, Jul 15»

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