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Sentences with the verb Abide by

29 examples:

We must abide by the law.

You have to abide by the laws.

We have to abide by the rules.

They have got to abide by the rules.

You should abide by the consequences.

We must abide by the rules of the game.

She will not fail to abide by his promise.

The players have to abide by the umpire's decision.

If a man will make a purchase of a chance he must abide by the consequences.
(Richard Richards)

If we abide by the principles taught by the Bible, our country will go on prospering.
(Daniel Webster)

Syria says it will abide by a U.N. resolution calling for its chemical weapons to be destroyed.
(USA Today - World, )

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe says he will abide by a court ruling to hold elections by the end of July.
(BBC News - World News, )

Japan says it will abide by the UN's ruling - but Sea Shepherd believes the data will be used to kill the whales later.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad vows to abide by the UN resolution calling for the country's chemical weapons stockpile to be destroyed.
(BBC News - World News, )

The US threatens tougher economic sanctions if Russia fails to abide by a new international deal to help de-escalate the crisis in Ukraine.
(BBC News - World News, )

The disputed Libyan Prime Minister Ahmed Maiteg has said that he will abide by a court ruling which said his election was unconstitutional.
(BBC News - World News, )

The government is failing to abide by its military covenant with armed forces veterans not getting the care they need, medical experts say.
(BBC News - World News, )

Environmental groups are in federal court in Vancouver today trying to force the federal government to abide by its own Species At Risk Act.
(CBC News in CBC News - Politics, )

The US expresses deep concern at reports of fighting in eastern Ukraine and calls on all sides to abide by the terms of an agreed ceasefire.
(BBC News - World News, )

Police officers should have to abide by a new code of ethics and those who commit serious misconduct should have their pensions docked, MPs say.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Tossing the governmental grenade back to its federal former friend, the EU wants the U.S. to abide by its rules if the two continents want to stay friends.
(ZDNet US, )

Bobby Brown says he gave Nick Gordon the chance to see his girlfriend -- Brown's daughter Bobbi Kristina -- but Gordon refused to abide by the terms Brown set.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Kiev and Russia-backed separatists warily ordered their forces to abide by a cease-fire as it took effect, even after fighting had surged in the days and hours before the truce deadline.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

In a deal brokered by US Secretary of State John Kerry, Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani agreed to abide by the result of the review of all eight million ballots, which will begin within 24 hours.
(The Independent - World News, )

American negotiators, including Secretary of State John Kerry, want to slow the nuclear program so that it would take at least a year to make material for a bomb if Iran decided not to abide by the deal.
(The New York Times - World News, )

A former Howe Street securities lawyer with a history of discipline faces new charges under the British Columbia Securities Act for failing to abide by the conditions of a previous ban from stock markets.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

A north Alabama man told a judge Wednesday that he would abide by a court order to remove his wife's body from his front yard, ending a four-year legal fight that hinged on property rights and a promise to the woman before she died.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A new voluntary code has been tentatively established to assure greater transparency in the types of information apps collect and how the information is used, but it's not entirely clear whether the code will be implemented and, if so, who will abide by it.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Ukrainian defense officials and leaders of the separatist rebellion in eastern Ukraine announced Thursday that they were moving tanks and other heavy weaponry away from the front lines in a belated effort to abide by the conditions of a European-brokered peace agreement.
(Carol J. Williams in Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Negative sentences with the verb Abide by

6 examples:

He did not abide by his promise.

They did not abide by the school regulations.

The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience.

It's a long-standing tradition at Morrissey concerts, but evidently someone didn't abide by the unspoken rules.
(Mikael Wood in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Labour’s Dennis Skinner may not abide by the letter of Page 396 of Erskine May’s Treatise on the Law, Privileges, Proceedings and Usage of Parliament.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

The state of Connecticut will not abide by President Obama's request that states allow insurance companies to continue offering health plans that don't meet minimum coverage levels to people who have received cancellation notices.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Other sentences

41 examples:

Abide by your promise.

Abide by the inevitable.

The players must abide by the rules.

There were no laws for people to abide by.

We all abide by law to live in any society.

We all must abide by law to live in any society.

I hope that Japan will abide by its Constitution.

I hope that Japan will abide by Article 9 of her Constitution.

Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance.
(Calvin Coolidge)

Try to find your deepest issue in every confusion, and abide by that.
(D.H. Lawrence)

There are certain rules one must abide by in order to succesfully survive a horror movie.
(Jamie Kennedy)

Aspire to the principle, behave with virtue, abide by benevolence, and immerse yourself in the arts.
(Chinese proverb)

Here are the dating gurus' ten golden rules to abide by.
(Daily Mail - News, )

There are many things to consider, costs to bear and rules owners must abide by.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Arsenal believe Mathieu Flamini will abide by the club’s shirt-sleeve rule in future after Tuesday night’s furore.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The Federal Aviation Administration has advised U.S. commercial airlines to abide by China's newly declared air-defense zone.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Twitter is seeking to ease tensions in Turkey amid accusations the US company evades taxes and refuses to abide by Turkish law.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A cricket club is banned from its ground for refusing to abide by new rules over the use of hard balls during practice sessions.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

March. 19 (UPI) -- Sacramento cab drivers upset by proposal requiring them to be “hygienically clean" and abide by a dress code.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Car service app Uber Technologies will abide by New York's price gouging statute, Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman said Tuesday.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Amazon is promising to "abide by much stronger safety measures than currently required" for hobbyists by FAA policies and regulations.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Colombia suspends the loading of coal by US-based mining company Drummond after it failed to abide by stricter rules aimed at preventing pollution.
(BBC News - World News, )

Syria's president is vowing to abide by last week's UN resolution calling for the country's chemical weapons stockpile to be dismantled and destroyed.
(CBC News - World, )

The Prime Minister issued the warning to Mariano Rajoy at a Brussels summit that Spain must abide by international law and respect Gibraltar's sovereignty.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Called the 'politeness manual for the modern traveller' - it lists 12 'commandments' for Parisians to abide by and even comes complete with quaint sketches.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Friday pledged that his nation will abide by its commitments in the nuclear agreement reached the previous day in Switzerland.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

Fresh off a series win over Colorado, the Diamondbacks boarded a plane for San Diego on Sunday night, only the rookies didn’t abide by the usual travel dress code.
(Doug Harrison in CBC Sports, )

Shopping guides aboard cruise ships that come to Alaska have new rules to abide by, following complaints that they were misleading passengers and smearing local stores.
(Fox News - Travel, )

Qatar have pulled out of the women's basketball competition at the Asian Games after refusing to abide by international regulations preventing them from wearing hijabs.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The International Olympic Committee now requires host cities to abide by rules that forbid any kind of discrimination, a move prompted by the outcry at the Sochi Games.
(The Associated Press in CBC Sports, )

Luciano Becchio is willing to abide by Norwich's decision to deny him a return to Leeds, but is likely to push for a move if he does not get any game time before January.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

One of few major social networks to remain unblocked in China, LinkedIn launches Simplified Chinese site that it says will offer localized services as well as abide by local laws.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

The Ukrainian government said it won't pull back its troops in war-torn provinces of eastern Ukraine as agreed in Minsk this weekend until rebels abide by a cease-fire in the region.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Peter Boddy, 56, admitted one count of failing to abide by EU meat traceability regulations after being unable to back up claims he had sent nearly 40 carcasses to Italian restaurants.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The watchdog that keeps an eye on Canada's electronic spy agency says it cannot be sure the intelligence service's Five Eyes partners abide by promises to properly protect information about Canadians.
(The Canadian Press in CBC News - Canada, )

Book publishers could be asked to abide by Samaritans' guidelines for reporting suicide, following the publication of a biography of the fashion designer Alexander McQueen which details his suicide in graphic detail.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

The authorities will abide by many of the rules of engagement proposed by demonstrators once the grand jury decision is announced regarding the shooting death of Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson, officials said Friday.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Qatar pulled out of the women's basketball competition at the Asian Games on Thursday after refusing to abide by international regulations preventing them from wearing hijabs, while organizers said they were powerless to do anything about it.
(The New York Times - Pro-Basketball, )

The Supreme Court further loosened the reins on political giving Wednesday, ruling that big campaign donors can dole out money to as many candidates and political committees as they want as long as they abide by limits on contributions to each individual campaign.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

My experience with patients (as well as my personal background) has led me to the conclusion that whether they become sick or stay healthy might have more to do with everything else that's going on in their lives than with any specific health standard they abide by.
(Fox News - Health, )

The International Olympic Committee will require future Olympic host cities to abide by rules that forbid any kind of discrimination, a move prompted by the outcry caused by Russia’s adoption of a law banning so-called gay “propaganda” before the Sochi Winter Games.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

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