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  • 1 Stay — may refer to:General* Stays (nautical), the heavy ropes, wires, or rods on sailing vessels that run from the masts to the hull * Guy wire, a metal wire used to support tall structures, such as radio masts * Bone (corsetry), one of the rigid parts …

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  • 2 stay — 1 vt stayed, stay·ing: to temporarily suspend or prevent by judicial or executive order may not grant an injunction to stay proceedings in a state court U.S. Code stay 2 n: a temporary suspension or injunction of an action or process by a usu.… …

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  • 3 Stay — Stay, n. [Cf. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai support, and E. stay a rope to support a mast.] 1. That which serves as a prop; a support. My only strength and stay. Milton. [1913 Webster] Trees serve as so many stays for their vines. Addison. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 Stay — «Stay» Сингл Дэвида Гетта совместно с …

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  • 5 stay — Ⅰ. stay [1] ► VERB 1) remain in the same place. 2) remain in a specified state or position. 3) live somewhere temporarily as a visitor or guest. 4) Scottish & S. African live permanently. 5) stop, delay, or prevent. 6) …

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  • 6 Stay — (st[=a]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stayed} (st[=a]d) or {Staid} (st[=a]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Staying}.] [OF. estayer, F. [ e]tayer to prop, fr. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai, a prop, probably fr. OD. stade, staeye, a prop, akin to E. stead; or cf. stay a rope …

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  • 7 stay — UK US /steɪ/ verb [I] ► to not move away or leave: stay for 2 days/2 weeks/2 years, etc. »They need an assistant who is willing to stay for six months. stay at work/home »We stayed at work until 10 pm. stay in/on sth »She will stay on the board… …

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  • 8 Stay — (st[=a]), v. i. [[root]163. See {Stay} to hold up, prop.] 1. To remain; to continue in a place; to abide fixed for a space of time; to stop; to stand still. [1913 Webster] She would command the hasty sun to stay. Spenser. [1913 Webster] Stay, I… …

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  • 9 stay — stay1 [stā] n. [ME staie < OE stæg, akin to Du stag < IE * stāk , to stand, place < base * sta : see STAND] a heavy rope or cable, usually of wire, used as a brace or support, as for a mast of a ship; guy vt. to brace or support with a… …

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  • 10 Stay — puede referirse a: “Stay”, una canción de Nick Jonas The Administration del album Who I Am. “Stay, la canción de Pink Floyd, del año 1972, de su álbum Obscured by Clouds. “Stay”, clásico de Maurice Williams y sus covers (ejemplo el de Cyndi… …

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  • 11 stay in — To remain at home • • • Main Entry: ↑stay * * * ˌstay ˈin [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they stay in he/she/it stays in …

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  • 12 Stay — (st[=a]), n. [AS. st[ae]g, akin to D., G., Icel., Sw., & Dan. stag; cf. OF. estai, F. [ e]tai, of Teutonic origin.] (Naut.) A large, strong rope, employed to support a mast, by being extended from the head of one mast down to some other, or to… …

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  • 13 stay — [n1] visit break, halt, holiday, sojourn, stop, stopover, vacation; concept 227 stay [n2] hold, delay deferment, halt, pause, postponement, remission, reprieve, standstill, stop, stopping, suspension; concepts 121,832 Ant. abet, advance, assist,… …

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  • 14 stay — vb 1 Stay, remain, wait, abide, tarry, linger can mean to continue to be in one place for a noticeable time. Stay, the most general of these terms, stresses continuance in a place or sometimes in a specified condition; it often specifically… …

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  • 15 Stay At — (Рим,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Via Tiburtina Antica 13, Пренестино, 00185 Рим, Италия …

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  • 16 Stay — ist der Titel eines US amerikanischen Films aus dem Jahr 2005, siehe Stay (Film) eines Lieds von Maurice Williams the Zodiacs aus dem Jahr 1960, siehe Stay (Just a Little Bit Longer) eines Lieds der englischen Band Hurts aus dem Jahr 2010, siehe… …

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  • 17 Stay — est un film américain réalisé par Marc Forster, sorti en 2005. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Commentaires/Interprétations 2.1 Le principe 2.2 La constr …

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  • 18 stay|er — stay|er1 «STAY uhr», noun. 1. a person who stays or remains: »a stayer at home. 2. a person or animal having great staying power, especially a race horse. 3. a person or thing that stops or restrains. stay|er2 «STAY uhr», noun. a person who stays …

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  • 19 Stay 72 — (Сеул,Южная Корея) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: 75 4 Yeongdeungpo dong 1 ga, Й …

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  • 20 stay on — ► stay on continue to study, work, or be somewhere after others have left. Main Entry: ↑stay …

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