- n a woman's close-fitting foundation garment
- n continuing or remaining in a place or state
- n the state of inactivity following an interruption
- n a judicial order forbidding some action until an event occurs or the order is lifted
- n a thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset)
- n (nautical) brace consisting of a heavy rope or wire cable used as a support for a mast or spar
- v stay the same; remain in a certain state
- v stay put (in a certain place); we are not moving to Cincinnati"
- v dwell
- v continue in a place, position, or situation
- v remain behind
- v stop or halt
- v stay behind
- v hang on during a trial of endurance
- v stop a judicial process
- v fasten with stays
- v overcome or allay
- Sepp Blatter in AFP
The important thing is we should also protect the player,Blatter told Sky News. "If the player wants to play somewhere else, then a solution should be found because if he stays in a club where he does not feel comfortable to play then it's...
- Pete Sampras in Bloomberg
He's a legend and now he's an icon,Sampras, who sat in the Royal Box alongside other former champions, told the British Broadcasting Corp. in a courtside interview. "He's a stud. He's only 27. If he keeps it going and stays healthy, he...
- Vice President Dick Cheney in International Herald Tribune
The Iranian regime needs to know that if it stays on its present course, the international community is prepared to impose serious consequences,Cheney said.