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continues

verb
present tense third-person singular of continue

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1 to remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state
  • the heavy snow continued throughout the night

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2 to begin again or return to after an interruption
  • we'll continue this discussion after we've eaten

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“Continues.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/continues. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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