Idioms about bide
Origin of bide
OTHER WORDS FROM bidebider, noun
How to use bide in a sentence
Like a prisoner planning a jailbreak, the virus is biding its time and chipping away at the defenses the human immune system has constructed.The COVID-19 Virus Is Mutating. What Does That Mean for Vaccines?|Alice Park|January 7, 2021|Time
Perhaps, for instance, cells have managed to survive on worlds that once had oceans by biding their time until conditions improve.
Adele In 2013 Sediuk crashed the Grammy's, stealing Adam Levine's seat and biding his time.An Analysis of Vitalii Sediuk’s Pranks (He’s the Guy Who Touched Brad Pitt)|Amy Zimmerman|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But know that the Kremlin is biding its time for fuller revenge.
He had been biding his time until the situation in the city calmed down in order to make his way back to Sudan.
Chandler is biding his time as he waits to see what other projects come up.
Apparently, Van der Sloot has been biding his time in a Lima jail cell, poring over love letters from a flood of women.
The snow and the night, now at hand, biding them, they entered the little wood with confidence that they would fall into no trap.The Hosts of the Air|Joseph A. Altsheler
But the main reason why I am biding here like this is that I want to wait till the moon rises.Return of the Native|Thomas Hardy
Mary kept hers on a page by itself in a neat little memorandum book, biding her time to sound the promised trumpet before him.Mary Ware's Promised Land|Annie Fellows Johnston
The green eyes gleamed with the malice of a waiting devil biding his time and knowing that it was drawing near.John Gayther's Garden and the Stories Told Therein|Frank R. Stockton
Among the crowd, Lady Betty is biding her time, very nonchalant, and a little solitary in her state.Girlhood and Womanhood|Sarah Tytler