Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


English definition of “stay in”

stay in

phrasal verb with stay   /steɪ/ verb
B1 to stay in your home : Let’s stay in tonight and watch a movie .
(Definition of stay in from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “stay in” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day


a situation in which two people are friends

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More