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staying

verb , present participle of stay

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3 to remain in place in readiness or expectation of something
  • we'll stay for a while longer and see if anyone shows up
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4 to reside as a temporary guest
  • let's stay at a quaint inn rather than at some generic motel
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staying

verb , present participle of stay

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to hold up or serve as a foundation for
  • beams being used to stay the bridge while it is undergoing repairs
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