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
  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. the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment
  2. a warrant granting postponement (usually to postpone the execution of the death sentence)
  3. relieve temporarily
  4. an interruption in the intensity or amount of something
  5. postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution
  6. a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort
  1. make one's home in a particular place or community; "may parents reside in Florida"
  2. be inherent or innate in;
  3. live (in a certain place); "She resides in Princeton"; "he occupies two rooms on the top floor"
  1. a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest)
  2. spend a certain length of time; reside temporarily
  1. assail; "He was visited with a terrible illness that killed him quickly"
  2. impose something unpleasant; "The principal visited his rage on the students"
  3. talk socially without exchanging too much information; "the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"
  4. go to certain places as for sightseeing; "Did you ever visit Paris?"
  5. come to see in an official or professional capacity; "The governor visited the prison"; "The grant administrator visited the laboratory"
  6. a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest)
  7. pay a brief visit; "The mayor likes to call on some of the prominent citizens"
  8. the act of going to see some person in a professional capacity; "a visit to the dentist"
  9. go to see a place, as for entertainment; "We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning"
  10. the act of visiting in an official capacity (as for an inspection)
  11. stay with as a guest; "Every summer, we visited our relatives in the
Clue Database Last Updated: 19/09/2018 9:00am

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