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Definition of Remain

Remain

  1. 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.
  2. To continue unchanged in place, form, or condition, or undiminished in quantity; to abide; to stay; to endure; to last.
  3. To await; to be left to.
  4. State of remaining; stay.
  5. That which is left; relic; remainder; -- chiefly in the plural.
  6. That which is left of a human being after the life is gone; relics; a dead body.
  7. The posthumous works or productions, esp. literary works, of one who is dead; as, Cecil's

Remain Quotations

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Abraham Lincoln

We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
Benjamin Franklin

For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

It has been said that time heals all wounds. I don't agree. The wounds remain. Time - the mind, protecting its sanity - covers them with some scar tissue and the pain lessens, but it is never gone.
Rose Kennedy

Remain calm, serene, always in command of yourself. You will then find out how easy it is to get along. - Paramahansa Yogananda
Remain calm, serene, always in command of yourself. You will then find out how easy it is to get along.
Paramahansa Yogananda
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Remain Translations

remain in Afrikaans is bly
remain in Danish is blive, forblive
remain in Dutch is achterblijven, nablijven
remain in French is restons, rester, restent, restez
remain in Italian is rimanere
remain in Latin is commoror
remain in Spanish is quedarse, permanecer
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