1. stay put (in a certain place)
Example : We are staying in Detroit
2. hang on during a trial of endurance 3. continue in a place, position, or situation
Example : After graduation, they stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser.
5. stop or halt
Example : Please stay the bloodshed!
Example : You can stay with me while you are in town
8. stay behind
Example : The smell stayed in the room
9. the state of inactivity following an interruption 10. continuing or remaining in a place or state
Example : they had a nice stay in Paris
11. (nautical) brace consisting of a heavy rope or wire cable used as a support for a mast or spar 12. a thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset) 13. a judicial order forbidding some action until an event occurs or the order is lifted
Example : the Supreme Court has the power to stay an injunction pending an appeal to the whole Court
15. remain behind
Example : I had to stay at home and watch the children
16. stop a judicial process
Example : The judge stayed the execution order
Translation for "stay"
stay meaning in Spanish : permanecer stay meaning in German : bleibe stay meaning in Japanese : 滞在 stay meaning in Turkish : kalmak stay meaning in Chinese : 留 stay meaning in Arabic : البقاء stay meaning in Polish : zostać stay meaning in Hindi : रहना stay meaning in French : rester stay meaning in Russian : остаться stay meaning in Tamil : தங்க stay meaning in Telugu : ఉండడానికి