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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

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

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

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

Not necessity, not desire - no, the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything - health, food, a place to live, entertainment - they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the furthest the works of thought and intelligence.
Louis Pasteur
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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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