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stay 1

British English: /steɪ/
American English: /steɪ/

also: stays plural noun

(History)

noun

  • 2 (Law) stay of execution
    (of death penalty)
    sospensione di esecuzione
    (of other sentence)
    sospensione della condanna
    [figurative]
    (delay, reprieve)
    rinvio

transitive verb

  • 2 (Horse racing) (horse)to stay the distance
    resistere fino alla fine della gara

intransitive verb

  • 1 (remain) stay a few days
    restare per qualche giorno
    to stay for lunch
    fermarsi a pranzo
    to stay in bed, at home to stay calm, faithful I'm not staying another minute to stay in Britain
    restare in Gran Bretagna
    to stay in teaching
    rimanere nell'insegnamento
    to stay in nursing
    continuare a lavorare come infermiere
    to stay in farming
    restare nel settore agricolo
    to stay in business [figurative] (not go under)
    restare a galla
    “stay put!”
    “resta qui e non muoverti!”
    “stay tuned!” (on radio)
    “restate sintonizzati!”
    computers are here to stay
    ormai i computer fanno parte della nostra vita
  • 2 (have accommodation) where are you staying?
    dove alloggi o stai?
    to stay in a hotel, at a friend's house, with Gill
    stare in albergo, a casa di un amico, da Gill
  • 3 (spend the night)
    passare la notte
    it's very late, why don't you stay?
    è tardi, perché non rimani?
    I had to stay in a hotel
    mi sono dovuto fermare in un albergo
    to stay overnight in Philadelphia
    passare la notte a Filadelfia
  • 4 (visit for unspecified time)to come to stay
    (for a few days)
    venire a stare per qualche giorno (with con)
    (for a few weeks)
    venire a stare per qualche settimana (with con)
    do you like having people to stay?
    ti piace avere gente a dormire?

Phrasal verbs

stay away

1 (not come)
stare lontano, restare lontano
when hotels are too dear, tourists stay away
quando gli alberghi sono troppo cari, i turisti (ne) stanno alla larga
go away and stay away!
vattene via e non tornare più!
to stay away from
evitare (town centre, house)
non avvicinarsi a (cliff edge, window, strangers)
stay away from my sister, husband!
stai lontano da mia sorella, mio marito!
2 (not attend)to stay away from school, work
assentarsi da scuola, dal lavoro

stay behind

trattenersi, restare
she stayed behind after the concert
si è fermata dopo il concerto

stay in

1 (not go out) 2 (remain in cavity)
(hook, nail)
starci, stare dentro

stay on

1 (British English) (School)
continuare gli studi
2 (not leave) 3 (continue in post) to stay on as
restare come (chief accountant, head chef)
4 (not fall off)
(handle, label)
rimanere attaccato

stay out

1 (remain away)to stay out late, all night
restare fuori fino a tardi, tutta la notte
to stay out of
non entrare in (room, house)
to stay out of sight
non farsi vedere
to stay out of trouble
restare fuori dai guai
to stay out of somebody's way
evitare qualcuno
stay out of this!
resta fuori da questa storia!
2 (continue strike)
continuare lo sciopero

stay over

stay up

1 (as treat, waiting for somebody)
restare alzato, in piedi (to do per fare) (until fino a)
2 (as habit)
andare a letto tardi
he likes to stay up late
gli piace andare a letto tardi
3 (not fall down)
restare su

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stay 2
British English: /steɪ/
American English: /steɪ/

noun

(Nautical)

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