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Meaning of word stay from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

stay   noun

Meaning : 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.

Meaning : 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.

Synonyms : arrest, check, halt, hitch, stop, stoppage

Meaning : 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.

Meaning : A thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset).

Meaning : (nautical) brace consisting of a heavy rope or wire cable used as a support for a mast or spar.

stay   verb

Meaning : 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.

Synonyms : remain, rest

Undergo a change. Become different in essence. Losing one's or its original nature.

She changed completely as she grew older.
The weather changed last night.

Meaning : 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!.

Synonyms : stay put, stick, stick around

Change residence, affiliation, or place of employment.

We moved from Idaho to Nebraska.
The basketball player moved from one team to another.

Meaning : Dwell.

Example : You can stay with me while you are in town.
Stay a bit longer--the day is still young.

Synonyms : abide, bide

किसी के घर लम्बे समय तक रहना।

कई महीने से वह यहीं बसा है।
डेरा डालना, बसना

Meaning : 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.

Synonyms : continue, remain, stay on

आगे न बढ़ना या प्रस्थान न करना।

तुम यहीं रुको, मैं आता हूँ।
ठहरना, रहना, रुकना

Meaning : Remain behind.

Example : I had to stay at home and watch the children.

Go away or leave.

depart, quit, take leave

Meaning : Stop or halt.

Example : Please stay the bloodshed!.

Synonyms : delay, detain

किसी सहारे पर रुका रहना या स्थित होना।

इन खंभों के सहारे यह छत सँभली है।
अवलंबना, अवलम्बना, उठँगना, उठंगना, उढ़कना, उढ़ुकना, टिकना, टेकना, ठहरना, सँभलना, संभलना, सम्हलना, सहारा लेना

Meaning : Stay behind.

Example : The smell stayed in the room.
The hostility remained long after they made up.

Synonyms : persist, remain

बाकी बचना।

कई बार रगड़कर धोने के बावज़ूद यह दाग रह गया।

Meaning : Hang on during a trial of endurance.

Example : Ride out the storm.

Synonyms : last out, outride, ride out

Meaning : Stop a judicial process.

Example : The judge stayed the execution order.

Meaning : Fasten with stays.

Meaning : Overcome or allay.

Example : Quell my hunger.

Synonyms : appease, quell


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