stick around

stuck around; sticking around; sticks around

Definition of stick around

intransitive verb

: to stay or wait about : linger

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Examples of stick around in a Sentence

we stuck around afterwards to help clean up

First Known Use of stick around

1878, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stick around was in 1878

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“Stick around.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 12 December 2019.

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