Stay - Crossword Clue

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  1. dwell; "You can stay with me while you are in town"; "stay a bit longer--the day is still young"
  2. Live
  3. put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
  1. exist or be situated within; "Strange notions inhabited her mind"
  2. think moodily or anxiously about something
  3. come back to; "Don't dwell on the past"; "She is always harping on the same old things"
  4. inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of; "People lived in Africa millions of years ago"; "The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted"; "this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean"; "deer are populating the woods"
  5. originate (in);
  1. stay the same; remain in a certain state; "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"
  2. be left; of persons, questions, problems, results, evidence, etc.; "There remains the question of who pulled the trigger"; "Carter remains the only President in recent history under whose Presidency the U.S. did not fight a war"
  3. continue in a place, position, or situation; "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"
  4. stay behind; "The smell stayed in the room"; "The hostility remained long after they made up"
  1. an interruption in the intensity or amount of something
  2. a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort
  3. relieve temporarily
  4. postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution
  5. the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment
  6. a warrant granting postponement (usually to postpone the execution of the death sentence)
  1. live (in a certain place); "She resides in Princeton"; "he occupies two rooms on the top floor"
  2. make one's home in a particular place or community; "may parents reside in Florida"
  3. be inherent or innate in;
  1. a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest)
  2. spend a certain length of time; reside temporarily
  1. impose something unpleasant; "The principal visited his rage on the students"
  2. talk socially without exchanging too much information; "the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"
  3. go to certain places as for sightseeing; "Did you ever visit Paris?"
  4. come to see in an official or professional capacity; "The governor visited the prison"; "The grant administrator visited the laboratory"
  5. pay a brief visit; "The mayor likes to call on some of the prominent citizens"
  6. go to see a place, as for entertainment; "We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning"
  7. stay with as a guest; "Every summer, we visited our relatives in the country for a month"
  8. a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest)
  9. the act of going to see some person in a professional capacity; "a visit to the dentist"
  10. the act of visiting in an official capacity (as for an inspection)
  11. the act of going to see some person or place or thi
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/03/2018 9:00am

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