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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

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. - Anais Nin
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Anais Nin

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

The hottest place in Hell is reserved for those who remain neutral in times of great moral conflict.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
Albert Einstein
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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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