The Word 'STAY'

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Meanings Of The Word 'Stay'

Stay (noun)

definition:
continuing or remaining in a place or state

example:
"they had a nice stay in Paris"

Stay (noun)

definition:
(nautical) brace consisting of a heavy rope or wire cable used as a support for a mast or spar

Stay (noun)

definition:
a thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset)

Stay (noun)

definition:
a judicial order forbidding some action until an event occurs or the order is lifted

example:
"the Supreme Court has the power to stay an injunction pending an appeal to the whole Court"

Stay (noun)

definition:
the state of inactivity following an interruption

Synonyms

Check

Stay (verb)

definition:
stay the same

Synonyms

Rest Remain

Stay (verb)

definition:
stop or halt

example:
"Please stay the bloodshed!"

Synonyms

Delay Detain

Stay (verb)

definition:
overcome or allay

Synonyms

Quell Appease

Stay (verb)

definition:
fasten with stays

Stay (verb)

definition:
stay put (in a certain place)

example:
"We are staying in Detroit"

Stay (verb)

definition:
remain behind

example:
"I had to stay at home and watch the children"

Stay (verb)

definition:
stop a judicial process

example:
"The judge stayed the execution order"

Stay (verb)

definition:
hang on during a trial of endurance

Stay (verb)

definition:
dwell

example:
"You can stay with me while you are in town"

Synonyms

Abide Bide

Stay (verb)

definition:
continue in a place, position, or situation

example:
"After graduation, they stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser."

Stay (verb)

definition:
stay behind

example:
"The smell stayed in the room"

Synonyms

Remain Persist

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