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stay on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stay, stay on, continue, remainverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    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 put, uphold, preserve, outride, continue, detain

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How to use stay on in a sentence?

  1. Elaine Nessle:

    The money is very much needed for a backlog of projects across the country, these projects stay on the books until we have enough money and the needs keep piling on as consumers buy more goods and add stress on the system.

  2. Mayor Senard Leopold:

    Once the children experience the conveniences of Western life they don't want to return. They stay on Pohnpei or go to study and work in Guam, Hawaii or West coast USA.

  3. RJ Intindola:

    In sports, it is easier to win a championship than to remain a champion in subsequent seasons. And the same is true in life. Once you reach the top, it is more difficult to stay on top. Because, when you become the best in sports, and in life, everyone expects more from you and they want to take you down.

  4. Mikaela Shiffrin:

    The Associated Press feels like a really big letdown, i was trying to kind of look back and think about the last days and what I've been trying to do and what I've been doing with my skiing that would suggest that on the fifth gate I would push Mikaela Shiffrin of Team USA a little bit too hard to actually stay on the course. There's nothing that could have suggested that. I didn't not finish a single run. My skiing has been really solid.

  5. Joe Biden:

    And so, I don’t think I’ve overpromised at all, and I’m going to stay on track.

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