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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

Synonyms for stay

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

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The shorter length of stay for uninsured patients, the researcher states, suggests that there is a financial incentive to discharge uninsured patients as soon as medically possible, but it also notes that patients covered by private insurance arc not hospitalized significantly longer than uninsured patients, probably due to aggressive utilization management programs.
Downy Stay Fresh, which is formulated with DownyCOs unique CyOdor ControlCO technology Co has been specially designed and developed to actively penetrate deep into fibers, forming a protective anti-odor shield deep in the fabric.
Stay is a very useful behavior in everyday situations, like when you're walking and need to tie your shoe, or if at a pet supply store and need to sign a charge slip.
EF EHP also sponsors students from foreign countries for a four-week stay during the summer, Rappaport said.
It has long been recognized that the nursing home was a place providing care to residents with needs requiring short stays and to those with more chronic conditions requiring longer, if not permanent care," said NCHS researcher Frederic Decker, the study's author.
Patient care is enhanced through electronic communication of information regarding needed length of stay and patient placement at discharge.
As in Situation 1, a Tax Court proceeding cannot be commenced while the automatic stay is in effect; the running of the period for filing a Tax Court petition is suspended during the automatic stay and for 60 days thereafter.
Because issues raised are usually quite urgent, the Bankruptcy Code provides that the bankruptcy court must hold a preliminary hearing on an automatic stay motion within 30 days after its filing, and then a final hearing must be commenced in another 30 days.
Contrary to popular myth, shorter hospital stays after birth stemmed from the desires of families, rather than from a cost-cutting frenzy by insurers.
all the votes were in, and Darden's stay application had failed by a now familiar 5-4.
It's also safer for female travelers, says Stacey Ravel Abarbanel, author of Smart Business Travel How to Stay Safe When You're on the Road (First Books, Chicago).
Nevertheless, the motion tends to stay within a bounded region, and some neighborhoods may be visited more often than others.
Extended Stay America[R] invites business and leisure travelers to discover a new way to stay in California this summer.
Award: double miles Expires: 12/15/2008 Restrictions: Earn double miles beginning with your second stay at InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, Holiday Inn or Holiday Inn Express hotels.
We're planning on staying open for skiing until about the Fourth of July, and who knows, we could stay open later.