stay behind Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"stay behind" in British English

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stay behind

phrasal verb with stay uk   us   /steɪ/ verb
B1 to not ​leave a ​place when other ​peopleleave: I ​stayed behind after ​class.
(Definition of stay behind from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stay behind”
in Arabic يَتخَلّف, يَتأخّر…
in Korean 뒤에 남다…
in Portuguese ficar para trás…
in Catalan quedar-se…
in Japanese あとに残る…
in Chinese (Simplified) 留下不走…
in Turkish geride kalmak…
in Russian оставаться (после окончания чего-либо)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 留下不走…
in Italian trattenersi, restare…
in Polish zostawać…
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