Stay

  • 1 Stay — may refer to:General* Stays (nautical), the heavy ropes, wires, or rods on sailing vessels that run from the masts to the hull * Guy wire, a metal wire used to support tall structures, such as radio masts * Bone (corsetry), one of the rigid parts …

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  • 2 stay — 1 vt stayed, stay·ing: to temporarily suspend or prevent by judicial or executive order may not grant an injunction to stay proceedings in a state court U.S. Code stay 2 n: a temporary suspension or injunction of an action or process by a usu.… …

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  • 3 Stay — Stay, n. [Cf. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai support, and E. stay a rope to support a mast.] 1. That which serves as a prop; a support. My only strength and stay. Milton. [1913 Webster] Trees serve as so many stays for their vines. Addison. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 Stay — «Stay» Сингл Дэвида Гетта совместно с …

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  • 5 Stay — (st[=a]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stayed} (st[=a]d) or {Staid} (st[=a]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Staying}.] [OF. estayer, F. [ e]tayer to prop, fr. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai, a prop, probably fr. OD. stade, staeye, a prop, akin to E. stead; or cf. stay a rope …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 stay — UK US /steɪ/ verb [I] ► to not move away or leave: stay for 2 days/2 weeks/2 years, etc. »They need an assistant who is willing to stay for six months. stay at work/home »We stayed at work until 10 pm. stay in/on sth »She will stay on the board… …

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  • 7 Stay — (st[=a]), v. i. [[root]163. See {Stay} to hold up, prop.] 1. To remain; to continue in a place; to abide fixed for a space of time; to stop; to stand still. [1913 Webster] She would command the hasty sun to stay. Spenser. [1913 Webster] Stay, I… …

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  • 8 Stay — puede referirse a: “Stay”, una canción de Nick Jonas The Administration del album Who I Am. “Stay, la canción de Pink Floyd, del año 1972, de su álbum Obscured by Clouds. “Stay”, clásico de Maurice Williams y sus covers (ejemplo el de Cyndi… …

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  • 9 Stay — (st[=a]), n. [AS. st[ae]g, akin to D., G., Icel., Sw., & Dan. stag; cf. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai, of Teutonic origin.] (Naut.) A large, strong rope, employed to support a mast, by being extended from the head of one mast down to some other, or to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 stay — vb 1 Stay, remain, wait, abide, tarry, linger can mean to continue to be in one place for a noticeable time. Stay, the most general of these terms, stresses continuance in a place or sometimes in a specified condition; it often specifically… …

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  • 11 Stay — ist der Titel eines US amerikanischen Films aus dem Jahr 2005, siehe Stay (Film) eines Lieds von Maurice Williams the Zodiacs aus dem Jahr 1960, siehe Stay (Just a Little Bit Longer) eines Lieds der englischen Band Hurts aus dem Jahr 2010, siehe… …

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  • 12 Stay — est un film américain réalisé par Marc Forster, sorti en 2005. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Commentaires/Interprétations 2.1 Le principe 2.2 La constr …

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  • 13 stay on — index continue (persevere), last Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 14 Stay — (izg. stȃj) (Stojković) DEFINICIJA 1. Benedikt (1714 1801), hrv. (dubrovački) pjesnik latinist, isusovac; proučavao Descartesovu filozofiju i posebno Newtona; po svojim spjevovima prozvan »Lukrecijem 18. st.«; bio upravitelj Vatikanske knjižnice… …

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  • 15 stay — stay1 W1S1 [steı] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(in a place)¦ 2¦(in a condition)¦ 3¦(live somewhere)¦ 4 stay put 5 be here to stay 6 stay after (school) 7 stay the course 8 stay tuned 9 stay! 10 stay somebody s hand …

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  • 16 stay — stay1 [ steı ] verb intransitive *** 1. ) to remain in a particular place: Stay right here, please. stay late: I have to stay late at work every Thursday. stay away/back: Stay back! Don t come any closer! stay at home: He wanted her to stay at… …

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  • 17 stay — 1 /steI/ verb 1 IN A PLACE (I) to stop and remain in a place rather than go or leave: stay (for) an hour/a while etc: Can t you stay a little longer? | stay late: I had to stay later than planned at work. | stay here/there: Stay right there! I ll …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 stay — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ lengthy, long, prolonged ▪ brief, short, temporary ▪ indefinite ▪ …

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  • 19 stay — [[t]ste͟ɪ[/t]] ♦ stays, staying, stayed 1) VERB If you stay where you are, you continue to be there and do not leave. [V adv/prep] Stay here, Trish said. I ll bring the car down the drive to take you back. ... [V adv/prep] In the old days the… …

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  • 20 stay — I n. delay (legal) 1) to issue; vacate a stay 2) (misc.) a stay of execution II v. 1) (D; intr.) ( to remain ) to stay for (to stay for dinner) 2) (d; intr.) to stay off ( to keep off ) (to stay off the grass) 3) (d; intr.) to stay out of ( to… …

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