Definitions of remain

  1.   continue in a place position or situation After graduation she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser Stay with me please despite student protests he remained Dean for another year She continued as deputy mayor for another year
  2.   stay behind The smell stayed in the room The hostility remained long after they made up
  3.   stay the same remain in a certain state The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it rest assured stay alone He remained unmoved by her tears The bad weather continued for another week
  4.   be left of persons questions problems results evidence etc There remains the question of who pulled the trigger Carter remains the only President in recent history under whose Presidency the U S did not fight a war
  5.   To stay behind while others withdraw to be left after others have been removed or destroyed to be left after a number or quantity has been subtracted or cut off to be left as not included or comprised
  6.   To continue unchanged in place form or condition or undiminished in quantity to abide to stay to endure to last
  7.   To await to be left to
  8.   State of remaining stay
  9.   That which is left of a human being after the life is gone relics a dead body
  10.   The posthumous works or productions esp literary works of one who is dead as Cecil's
  11.   That which is left relic remainder chiefly in the plural
  12.   To stay behind when others have gone to stay alive endure last as the memory of that day remains be left after a part has been used lost etc as little of his wealth remains to be left as a possibility as that remains to be seen
  13.   The portion left a dead body ruins works published after an author's death as literary remains
  14.   To stay or be left behind to continue in the same place to be left after or out of a greater number to continue in an unchanged form or condition to last
  15.   To stay behind continue
  16.   To be left behind continue abide stay
  17.   To continue in a place or state to be left existing or left over not to be lost to be left
  18.   To continue to be left after to stay to last or endure

Quotes of remain

  1. Are these the Americans People remain silent and placate the Americans By God they only deserve scorn We slaughtered them yesterday and we will continue to slaughter them – Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
  2. Laws against homosexual behavior should remain on the books – Orson Scott Card
  3. Some things remain fragments just the lyrics and melodies or a line or two or a verse – Tracy Chapman
  4. I've managed to keep a clear head and remain sane in this business because I remain a kid off -camera – Leonardo DiCaprio
  5. The rest of the world needs the US economy and financial system to recover in order for it to revive We remain at the center of global economic activity with financial and trade ties to every region of the globe – Timothy Geithner
  6. Indeed if a chief question does remain how is the power to think possible The power to think right and left before and without with and above experience then it does not take a deduction to prove the genealogical priority of language – Johann G. Hamann
  7. But after he was pleased to reveal himself to me I did presently like Abraham run to Hagar And after that he did let me see the atheism of my own heart for which I begged of the Lord that it might not remain in my heart – Anne Hutchinson
  8. It is not necessary that you leave the house Remain at your table and listen Do not even listen only wait Do not even wait be wholly still and alone The world will present itself to you for its unmasking it can do no other in ecstasy it will writhe at your feet – Franz Kafka
  9. While I remain troubled by the Corps' inability to fully justify the Model they used for their commercial traffic predictions America clearly has an aging lock and dam infrastructure on the Mississippi – Ron Kind
  10. If I remain healthy I can win more races but I don't think so much about setting new records I'm already proud to have become the leading Austrian World Cup racer – Hermann Maier
  11. I was forced to live far beyond my years when just a child now I have reversed the order and I intend to remain young indefinitely – Mary Pickford
  12. Everyone I have spoken with so far recognises the need for the IRA to respond positively and every has said sooner is better than later and I think there is some concern if it does continue to delay much longer that the situation isn't going to remain the same – Mitchell Reiss
  13. At the bottom the elimination of spyware and the preservation of privacy for the consumer are critical goals if the Internet is to remain safe and reliable and credible – Cliff Stearns
  14. I remain a humanist We are a very curious race – Michael Tippett
  15. I remain optimistic What we've seen in Europe and the rest of the world is that freedom has a much stronger attraction than radical fundamentalism – Gijs de Vries

Usage examples for remain

  1. Lettie he wanted Lettie so she had to remain at Highclose all night – The White Peacock by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
  2. Doctor Brudenell I beg you let me remain – A Bachelor's Dream by Mrs. Hungerford
  3. Take twenty five from thirty and five remain – Superseded by May Sinclair
  4. One day he told her that if she went to Buyukderer he would not only follow her there but he would remain there when Jimmy came out for the summer holidays – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  5. Remain here my Prince I am going to find everything that is necessary for your going with me – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  6. If you would like me to remain or if I can do any good pray let me – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  7. Till then remain quiet – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  8. “ I will remain instead – Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah
  9. Cannot he at least remain – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  10. However I was not long to remain in darkness – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh
  11. You are safe so long as you remain here – Princess Maritza by Percy Brebner
  12. Still we remain a liddle ” – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  13. “ I knew you would remain – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  14. We must remain therefore – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  15. She of course will remain at home – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  16. There she was sure to remain for some hours at the very least – The Castle Of The Shadows by Alice Muriel Williamson
  17. Her son asked her to remain – Saint Augustin by Louis Bertrand
  18. “ Is it settled how long you remain in England – The Red Rat's Daughter by Guy Boothby
  19. My wife and I cannot remain here much longer and I would like to help you to take him home – Windyridge by W. Riley
  20. All I ask of you is to remain here for a few moments longer – Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten by Marie Corelli

Rhymes for remain