continue, go on, proceed, go along, keep(verb)
continue a certain state, condition, or activity
"Keep on working!"; "We continued to work into the night"; "Keep smiling"; "We went on working until well past midnight"
save, retain, slide by, play along, hold back, pass on, stay on, pass off, remain, progress, persist in, go forward, stay fresh, advance, lapse, move, extend, slip by, fall out, come on, come about, come up, uphold, hold open, elapse, keep, proceed, go along, go, happen, go on, maintain, hold, occur, pass, move on, celebrate, preserve, hold on, glide by, bear on, restrain, stay, prevent, keep open, slip away, keep on, cover, sustain, take place, go by, hap, keep back, carry on, march on, observe
continue, go on, carry on, proceed(verb)
"I know it's hard," he continued, "but there is no choice"; "carry on--pretend we are not in the room"
retain, pass on, act up, stay on, pass off, remain, progress, persist in, go forward, advance, move, extend, fall out, come on, come about, come up, deal, uphold, keep, proceed, go along, go, happen, go on, occur, pass, move on, preserve, bear on, stay, conduct, keep on, cover, take place, hap, carry on, march on
continue, uphold, carry on, bear on, preserve(verb)
keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
"preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"
touch, stay on, retain, conserve, act up, pertain, come to, remain, concern, impact, persist in, go forward, refer, extend, deal, uphold, keep, proceed, keep up, go along, affect, go on, save, relate, touch on, preserve, push, bear on, stay, conduct, bear upon, keep on, cover, have-to doe with, maintain, carry on
proceed, go forward, continue(verb)
move ahead; travel onward in time or space
"We proceeded towards Washington"; "She continued in the direction of the hills"; "We are moving ahead in time now"
retain, continue, keep, keep on(verb)
allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature
"We cannot continue several servants any longer"; "She retains a lawyer"; "The family's fortune waned and they could not keep their household staff"; "Our grant has run out and we cannot keep you on"; "We kept the work going as long as we could"; "She retained her composure"; "this garment retains its shape even after many washings"
go along, keep on, celebrate, remain, stay on, go on, stay, carry on, keep, cover, hold back, save, hold, hold on, persist in, go forward, prevent, retain, keep open, uphold, extend, keep back, proceed, maintain, hold open, restrain, observe, bear on, preserve, sustain, stay fresh
continue, persist in(verb)
do something repeatedly and showing no intention to stop
"We continued our research into the cause of the illness"; "The landlord persists in asking us to move"
continue after an interruption
"The demonstration continued after a break for lunch"
stay, stay on, continue, remain(verb)
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"
go along, keep on, quell, delay, bide, stick, go on, stay, carry on, keep, cover, last out, ride out, persist, persist in, go forward, rest, appease, bear on, extend, remain, proceed, retain, stick around, abide, stay on, stay put, uphold, preserve, outride, detain
cover, continue, extend(verb)
span an interval of distance, space or time
"The war extended over five years"; "The period covered the turn of the century"; "My land extends over the hills on the horizon"; "This farm covers some 200 acres"; "The Archipelago continues for another 500 miles"
brood, get over, stay on, embrace, retain, unfold, stretch out, plow, wrap up, enshroud, compensate, breed, widen, cover, encompass, run, overlay, protract, remain, poke out, draw out, persist in, treat, hatch, incubate, go along, report, track, extend, lead, cut across, hold out, keep, cut through, deal, offer, uphold, shroud, proceed, go forward, carry, underwrite, overcompensate, go, address, go on, spread over, hide, gallop, stretch, stretch forth, pass, traverse, pass over, reach out, bear on, comprehend, exsert, stay, handle, expand, keep on, preserve, cross, prolong, strain, get across, carry on, put out, cover up, insure, broaden
exist over a prolonged period of time
"The bad weather continued for two more weeks"
English Synonyms and Antonyms
To abide is to remain continuously without limit of time unless expressed by the context: "to-day I must abide at thy house," Luke xix, 5; "a settled place for thee to abide in forever," 1 Kings viii, 13; "Abide with me! fast falls the eventide,"
LyteHymn. Lodge, sojourn, stay, tarry, and wait always imply a limited time; lodge, to pass the night; sojourn, to remain temporarily; live, dwell, reside, to have a permanent home. Stop, in the sense of stay or sojourn, is colloquial, and not in approved use. Compare ENDURE; REST.
Abide in a place, for a time, with a person, by a statement.
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stupidly, i kept on running and i twisted my ankle.
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How to use continue in a sentence?
Commercial inventories will continue to build until May or June. The bearish sentiment (on prices) will continue until we actually see inventories draw down.
We believe that the relationship between the United States and Egypt is a resource of importance, we hope that the United States will continue to cooperate effectively and to support Egypt during this time.
The questions which were being shared on the Internet were the same as the ones the students were supposed to answer the next day, we felt it would be irresponsible to continue the exams with so many irregularities.
Women who are about to have surgery should continue to use only one course.
I think his son will continue in the mode of his father; he's said publicly that he was watching and learning from his father.
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- دام, استمر, تابعArabic
- простирам се, продължавам, запазвам се, оставам, траяBulgarian
- continuarCatalan, Valencian
- weitermachen, weiterhin, fortfahren, fortsetzen, weiterGerman
- kontinui, daŭrigi, pluigiEsperanto
- continuar, seguirSpanish
- jätkama, jätkumaEstonian
- ادامه دادنPersian
- jatkaa, jatkuaFinnish
- leanúint ar aghaidhIrish
- mair, lean airScottish Gaelic
- המשיך, נמשךHebrew
- करते रहना, बने रहना, जारी रखेंHindi
- 続ける, 続くJapanese
- pergo, continuo, persequorLatin
- doorgaan, voortzetten, verdergaan, herbeginnenDutch
- continuar, seguirPortuguese
- продолжа́ть, продолжа́ться, продо́лжить, продо́лжитьсяRussian
- devam etmek, sürmek, sürdürmekTurkish
- продовжувати, продовжитиUkrainian
- tiếp tụcVietnamese
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