Meaning of “stay put” in the English Dictionary

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"stay put" in British English

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stay put

C2 to remain in the same place or position:

Just stay put with the suitcases, while I go and find a cab.

(Definition of “stay put” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stay put" in American English

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stay put

do not move from here:

Just stay put, and I’ll get the car.

(Definition of “stay put” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)