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remain


remain

verb

Definition of REMAIN

1
to continue to be in a place for a significant amount of time <one of the three bridges known as the London Bridge, it was moved in the late 1960s to Lake Havasu City, Arizona, where it remains today>
Antonyms bail, bail out, bug out, buzz (off), clear off [chiefly British], clear out, cut out, depart, exit, get off, go, go off, leave, move, pack (up or off), peel off, pike (out or off), pull out, push off, push on, quit, shove (off), take off, vamoose, walk out
2
to remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state <the fact remains: it's still impossible to be in two places at once>
Near Antonyms abate, die (down), ebb, let up, moderate, subside, wane

February 28, 2015
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