stayer Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “stayer” in the English Dictionary

"stayer" in British English

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stayernoun [C]

uk   /ˈsteɪ.ər/  us   //

stayer noun [C] (IN A PLACE)

someone who ​stays in a ​place, ​job, etc.: The ​longest stayers are the British, who ​visitAustralia to ​seefriends and ​relatives.

stayer noun [C] (CONTINUING)

UK a ​person or ​animal that ​continues to ​try hard ​rather than giving up: The ​horse isn't very ​fast but it's a stayer and always ​finisheseven the ​longestraces.
(Definition of stayer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stayer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 继续, 坚持不懈者, 有耐力的人(或动物)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 繼續, 堅持不懈者, 有耐力的人(或動物)…
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