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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb bide:
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Definition of the verb bide
What does bide mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: bode / bided (less preferred form) | biding | bides
- example: I decided to bide my time and wait for the argument to finish.
- usage: archaicism / archaism
- lexical domain: Stative - verbs of being, having, spatial relations
- synonyms of bide: abide / stay
- more generic terms: continue / remain / stay / stay on = continue in a place, position, or situation
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Alternative definition of the verb bide
- [transitive] [chiefly dialectal] To bear; to endure; to tolerate.
- [intransitive] [archaic or dialectal] To dwell or reside in a location; to abide.
- [intransitive] [archaic or dialectal] To wait; to be in expectation; to stay; to remain.
- [transitive] [archaic] To wait for; to await.
Bide a.k.a. Araweté language: Araweté is a Tupi–Guaraní language of the state of Amazonas, in the Amazon region of Brazil. Nearly all speakers were monolingual in 1986.
- also known as Bïde
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for bide
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Humanity and Divinity in an Amazonian Society by Eduardo Viveiros de Castro
Bide is the first of these categories. Its principal meaning is "human being...
Theory and Practice by Gita Sukthankar, Christopher Geib, Hung Hai Bui, David Pynadath, Robert P. Goldman
For example, BIDE is an efficient algorithm for mining frequent closed sequences without candidate maintenance ; there are also methods for constraint-based ...
BIDE is a non-teaching institution and it has other functions besides administering BEd distance education, whereas, TTCs are purely teaching institutions. BIDE students pay a fee buy TTC students do not have to pay any fee . Moreover, each ...
Bide is the town of Santa Maria, with a population of 2,500. Ustion, ust -yttn, a. (hat.) The act of burning; the state of being burnt. In surgery, the application of a cautery ; or the effect of such application. Ustvuq, oos-te-oog, ( Veliki, ...
by George Thomas Landmann
Bide is the Calish, which conveys the waters of the Nile to Cairo. Bulam, an island of Africa, on the coast of Senegambia, at the mouth' of the Gambia. The soil is good ; a settlement of free blacks was formed here in 1792, by the English, tat the ...
by Francis Henry Stratmann
biden (bide), АSaar. ОSax, bidan, Goth beidan, Оlcel. bida, ОНGест. bitan, bide, wait, remain, Gaic. gloss.
by Lawrence Goldman
Bide showed an early interest in science, encouraged by visits to the nearby Science Museum, and left Acton county school at sixteen to join the department of the government chemist, while studying in the evenings for a chemistry degree ...
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La oferta comercial de Bide Onera se estructura en torno a un edificio central de 5 plantas y bajos, con 850 m2 de superficie en cada una de ellas.
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- Bide Meaning
Video shows what bide means. To bear; to endure; to tolerate.. To dwell or reside in a location; to abide.. To wait; to be in expectation; to stay; to remain.. bide ...
- Bide one's time Meaning
Video shows what bide one's time means. To wait, especially for a suitable opportunity.. Bide one's time Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.
- Bide One's Time - Idioms - ESL British English Pronunciation
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Quotes about bide
Better bide the Cooks nor the Mediciners.
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Scrabble value of B3I1D2E1
The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine