Definitions of remaining

  1. not used up; " leftover meatloaf"; " she had a little money left over so she went to a movie"; " some odd dollars left"; " saved the remaining sandwiches for supper"; " unexpended provisions"
  2. being the remaining one or ones of several; " tried to sell the remaining books"
  3. of Remain

Usage examples for remaining

  1. He also commanded him to arm the ships that had been taken from the Moors and his remaining ships, and to supply them well, and that were to go to the city of Constantinople. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  2. I did not really fear it, but I kept close watch, while remaining motionless, in the hope that they would not notice me. – A Bird-Lover in the West by Olive Thorne Miller Harriet Mann Miller
  3. He was absolutely patient with her, but he insisted upon carrying the matter through, remaining when it was at last over until she had somewhat recovered from the ordeal. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  4. Then there were just two things remaining in the void. – Space Tug by Murray Leinster
  5. " Ye who can read and write, are the only remaining true believer besides ourselves, and on top of this, thou art sworn never to speak? – Si'Wren of the Patriarchs by Roland Cheney