Meaning of “continue” - Learner’s Dictionary

continue

verb uk us /kənˈtɪnjuː/ (present participle continuing, past tense and past participle continued)
NEVER STOP [ I, T ]

B1 to keep happening, existing, or doing something:

[ + to do sth ] It continued to snow heavily for three days.
[ + doing sth ] Ann continued working part-time until June.
BEGIN AGAIN [ T ]

B1 to start doing or saying something again, after stopping for a short period:

We'll have to continue this discussion tomorrow.
"Ever since then," he continued, "I've been afraid of heights."
continue along/down/up, etc

to go further in a particular direction:

Continue down the road until you reach Walnut Street.

(Definition of “continue” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)