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Definitions of Staying

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Usage examples for Staying

  1. I'm staying here for now." – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  2. Then they asked how long you had been staying here, and I told them since the day of the coming of the king. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  3. I shall be staying in this room, so shall see for myself that you carry out my orders. – Vera by Elisabeth von Arnim
  4. Anyhow, I'm staying right here. – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss
  5. What good can I do you by staying – Amy Herbert by Elizabeth Sewell
  6. Let nothing prevent you from staying where you are all day. – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  7. Then her husband died, and instead of going home to the farm, or staying on where she was, to take boarders, this born adventurer was off to see the world. – A Northern Countryside by Rosalind Richards
  8. Oh, I wasn't sure whether I should be staying or not. – The Story of Louie by Oliver Onions
  9. " That may be a reason for your staying away," said Alice, slowly, " but hardly a reason for my going with you." – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  10. He was staying at East Lynne. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  11. That was when you were staying with the Danvers, wasn't it, Ruth? – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  12. Cordelia turned her head a moment, yet without staying her steps. – A Flock of Girls and Boys by Nora Perry
  13. " Mostyn is staying at his sister's. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  14. There was a man like that down where I been staying – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  15. Until after dinner Ethelberta felt as if she were staying at an hotel. – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  16. Anyway, now she was gone and I could tell we weren't working hard enough at staying in touch. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  17. It means staying in Old Chester with Aunty, he explained; she's not very well now, Mrs. Robertson, he said, and sighed; it would be too much for her, to move. – An Old Chester Secret by Margaret Deland
  18. Everybody will know that she's been staying with Sir Peregrine. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  19. Now that the matter is settled, of course, I shall not go on staying here. – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  20. You've been staying there, I guess. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell
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