Stay - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Stay.

ABIDE
DWELL
REMAIN
REPRIEVE
RESIDE
SOJOURN
VISIT
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ABIDE
  1. 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"
  2. dwell; "You can stay with me while you are in town"; "stay a bit longer--the day is still young"
  3. Live
DWELL
  1. come back to; "Don't dwell on the past"; "She is always harping on the same old things"
  2. 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"
  3. originate (in);
  4. exist or be situated within; "Strange notions inhabited her mind"
  5. think moodily or anxiously about something
REMAIN
  1. 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"
  2. stay behind; "The smell stayed in the room"; "The hostility remained long after they made up"
  3. 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"
  4. 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"
REPRIEVE
  1. the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment
  2. a warrant granting postponement (usually to postpone the execution of the death sentence)
  3. an interruption in the intensity or amount of something
  4. a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort
  5. relieve temporarily
  6. postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution
RESIDE
  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;
SOJOURN
  1. a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest)
  2. spend a certain length of time; reside temporarily
VISIT
  1. go to see a place, as for entertainment; "We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning"
  2. stay with as a guest; "Every summer, we visited our relatives in the country for a month"
  3. a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest)
  4. the act of going to see some person in a professional capacity; "a visit to the dentist"
  5. the act of visiting in an official capacity (as for an inspection)
  6. assail; "He was visited with a terrible illness that killed him quickly"
  7. the act of going to see some person or place or thing for a short time; "he dropped by for a visit"
  8. impose something unpleasant; "The principal visited his rage on the students"
  9. a meeting arranged by the visitor to see someone (such as a doctor or lawyer) for treatment or advice; "he scheduled a visit to the dentist"
  10. talk socially without exchanging too much information; "the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"
  11. go to certain places a
Clue Database Last Updated: 18/06/2018 9:00am

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