abide (v.)
stay, remain, stop [in a position]
E3 IV.iii.29[Charles to Villiers, of Villiers' oath] that doth bind thee to abide
Mac III.i.139[Macbeth to Murderers] I'll call upon you straight. Abide within
TC V.vi.30[Hector to Soldier] Wilt thou not ... abide?
Tem V.i.12[Ariel to Prospero] The King, / His brother, and yours, abide all three distracted
Tit V.ii.137[Tamora aside to Demetrius and Chiron, of Titus] Will you abide with him / Whiles I go tell my lord
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