Definition of abide by phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


abide by

 phrasal verb
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(formal) to accept and act according to a law, an agreement, etc. You'll have to abide by the rules of the club. We will abide by their decision. See related entries: Justice
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