abidance

Primary Meanings of abidance

1.
n
the act of dwelling in a place
2.
n
the act of abiding (enduring without yielding)
3.
n
acting according to certain accepted standards
Full Definitions of abidance
1

n the act of dwelling in a place

Synonyms:
residence, residency
Types:
lodging
the act of lodging
occupancy, tenancy
an act of being a tenant or occupant
habitation, inhabitancy, inhabitation
the act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men)
Type of:
act, deed, human action, human activity
something that people do or cause to happen
2

n the act of abiding (enduring without yielding)

Type of:
continuance, continuation
the act of continuing an activity without interruption
3

n acting according to certain accepted standards

Synonyms:
compliance, conformation, conformity
Antonyms:
disobedience, noncompliance
the failure to obey
nonconformance, nonconformity
failure to conform to accepted standards of behavior
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Types:
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formality
compliance with formal rules
line
acting in conformity
honoring, observance
conformity with law or custom or practice etc.
keeping
conformity or harmony
punctilio
strict observance of formalities
Type of:
cooperation
joint operation or action

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