Significado de "stay" - Diccionario inglés para estudiantes

stay

verb uk us /steɪ/
NOT LEAVE [ I ]

A1 to continue to be in a place, job, etc and not leave:

The weather was bad so we stayed at home.
Do you want to stay in teaching?
IN A STATE [ T ]

B1 to continue to be in a particular state:

The supermarket stays open late.
I was tired and couldn't stay awake.
VISIT [ I, T ]

A2 to spend a short period of time in a place:

We stayed in a hotel.
We're going to stay with my grandmother.
stay put informal

to continue to be in the same place:

He told me to stay put while he fetched the car.

(Definición de stay verb de Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)