abode

imp. & p. p.

  1. of Abide

  1. pret. of Abide.

n.

  1. Act of waiting; delay.
  2. Stay or continuance in a place; sojourn.
  3. Place of continuance, or where one dwells; abiding place; residence; a dwelling; a habitation.

v. t.

  1. An omen.
  2. To bode; to foreshow.

v. i.

  1. To be ominous.