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remaining

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

still existing or present after other parts are used or removed
  • Beat the eggs and milk together, then add the remaining ingredients.

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remaining

verb
present participle of remain

Synonyms & Antonyms of remaining (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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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

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The first known use of remaining was in the 15th century

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“Remaining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/remaining. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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