Die Übersetzung von "stay" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /stei/

to remain (in a place) for a time, eg while travelling, or as a guest etc

We stayed three nights at that hotel / with a friend / in Paris
Aunt Mary is coming to stay (for a fortnight)
Would you like to stay for supper?
Stay and watch that television programme.

to remain (in a particular position, place, state or condition)

The doctor told her to stay in bed
He never stays long in any job
Stay away from the office till your cold is better
Why won’t these socks stay up?
Stay where you are – don’t move!
In 1900, people didn’t realize that motor cars were here to stay.
stay behind

to remain in a place after others have left it

They all left the office at five o’clock, but he stayed behind to finish some work.
stay in

to remain in one’s house etc and not go out of doors

rester chez soi
I’m staying in tonight to watch television.
stay out

to remain out of doors and not return to one’s house etc

rester dehors
The children mustn’t stay out after 9 p.m.
stay put

to remain where placed

rester tranquille
Once a child can crawl, he won’t stay put for long.
stay up

not to go to bed

The children wanted to stay up and watch television.

(Die Übersetzung von "stay" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)