Definisi 'stay'
English to English
noun
1 continuing or remaining in a place or state
Example:
• they had a nice stay in Paris
• a lengthy hospital stay
• a four-month stay in bankruptcy court
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2 the state of inactivity following an interruption
Example:
• the negotiations were in arrest
• held them in check
• during the halt he got some lunch
• the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow
• he spent the entire stop in his seat
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3 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
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4 a thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset)
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5 (nautical) brace consisting of a heavy rope or wire cable used as a support for a mast or spar
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6 A large, strong rope, employed to support a mast, by being extended from the head of one mast down to some other, or to some part of the vessel. Those which lead forward are called fore-and-aft stays; those which lead to the vessel's side are called backstays. See Illust. of Ship.
source: webster1913
7 That which serves as a prop; a support.
source: webster1913
verb
8 stay the same; remain in a certain state
Example:
• The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
• rest assured
• stay alone
• He remained unmoved by her tears
• The bad weather continued for another week
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9 stay put (in a certain place)
Example:
• We are staying in Detroit; we are not moving to Cincinnati
• Stay put in the corner here!
• Stick around and you will learn something!
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10 dwell
Example:
• You can stay with me while you are in town
• stay a bit longer--the day is still young
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11 continue in a place, position, or situation
Example:
• After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser
• Stay with me, please
• despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year
• She continued as deputy mayor for another year
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12 remain behind
Example:
• I had to stay at home and watch the children
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13 stop or halt
Example:
• Please stay the bloodshed!
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14 stay behind
Example:
• The smell stayed in the room
• The hostility remained long after they made up
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15 hang on during a trial of endurance
Example:
• ride out the storm
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16 stop a judicial process
Example:
• The judge stayed the execution order
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17 fasten with stays
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18 overcome or allay
Example:
• quell my hunger
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19 To stop from motion or falling; to prop; to fix firmly; to hold up; to support.
source: webster1913
20 To remain; to continue in a place; to abide fixed for a space of time; to stop; to stand still.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
depart, quit, take leave, stayer, abidance, residence, residency, continuation, delay, move, change, remain, rest, stay put, stick, stick around, navigation, sailing, seafaring, jurisprudence, law, archaicism, archaism, act, deed, human action, human activity, brace, slip, inaction, be, check, continue,

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