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Synonyms for stay

Synonyms for stay

to continue to be in a place

to be in existence or in a certain state for an indefinitely long time

to remain as a guest or lodger

to stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave

to prevent the occurrence or continuation of a movement, action, or operation

stay with: to persevere in some condition, action, or belief

a remaining in a place as a guest or lodger

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the act of putting off or the condition of being put off

a means or device that keeps something erect, stable, or secure

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continuing or remaining in a place or state

the state of inactivity following an interruption

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

a thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e

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

stay put (in a certain place)

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continue in a place, position, or situation

remain behind

stop or halt

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stay behind

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hang on during a trial of endurance

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stop a judicial process

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fasten with stays

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overcome or allay