English verb: stay on
|1.||stay on (stative) continue in a place, position, or situation|
|Samples||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.
|Synonyms||continue, remain, stay|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s PP
|Narrower (hyponym)||abide, bide, hold over, stay|