Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk udsagnsord: remain

1. remain (om ændring) stay the same; remain in a certain state


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe 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.


Eksempler på anvendelseJohn will remain angry


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rest, stay


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s Adjective


Mindre specifikke termerbe


Mere specifikke termerbe, keep, keep out, sit tight, stand, stay fresh, stay together, stick together


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)change

2. remain (om tilstand) continue in a place, position, or situation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAfter 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)continue, stay, stay on


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termerbe


Mere specifikke termerabide, bide, hold over, stay

3. remain (om tilstand) be left; of persons, questions, problems, results, evidence, etc.


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere 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.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s


Mindre specifikke termerbe

4. remain (om tilstand) stay behind


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe smell stayed in the room.
The hostility remained long after they made up.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)persist, stay


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Mere specifikke termerlinger, stick









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