remain

[ ri-meyn ]SEE DEFINITION OF remain

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REMAIN

Philothea has glided from the apartment, as if afraid to remain in my presence.

But Mr. Hand, flattered by her politeness, begged her to remain.

I expect Mr. Smith here by six o'clock; will you remain with me and see him?

It is expressed in conduct, of course; but conduct may fail while the attitude can remain constant.

It is loss for the one who departs as well as for those who remain behind.

Hardy was not able to remain in Plymouth longer than Wednesday.

A few may be allowed to remain and develop for use as beets.

But the mystery was to remain unsolved, since Gilder now entered the office.

The water in which the hominy is cooked should remain on it.

There we were, and there perforce we must remain till we reached our destination.

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