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continue

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of continue

  1. 1 to remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state the heavy snow continued throughout the night Synonyms of continue abide, bide, endure, hold on, hold up, keep up, last, perdure, persist, remain, run on Words Related to continue linger, stay, stick around, tarry; carry through, prevail, survive Near Antonyms of continue abate, die (down), ebb, let up, moderate, subside, wane Antonyms of continue cease, close, conclude, desist, die, discontinue, end, expire, finish, lapse, leave off, pass, quit, stop, terminate, wind up

  2. 2 to begin again or return to after an interruption we'll continue this discussion after we've eaten Synonyms of continue resume, pick up, proceed (with), renew, reopen, restartWords Related to continue resuscitate, revive; recrudesceNear Antonyms of continue complete, conclude, consummate, end, finalize, finish; belay, break, can [slang], cease, check, cut, desist, discontinue, drop, halt, knock off, leave off, quit, scuttle, shut off, stay, stop, terminate


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