Phrasal Verb 'Stay'

We have 7 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Stay'.

Stay away

Meaning: Not come

Example: He said he didn't like them coming and wanted them to STAY AWAY.

Stay away from

Meaning: Avoid, not come

Example: He told them to STAY AWAY FROM him.

Stay in

Meaning: Not go out

Example: I'm going to STAY IN and chill tonight; I can't be bothered to go out.

Stay on

Meaning: Remain longer than anticipated

Example: She STAYED ON after she graduated to do a Master's degree.

Stay out

Meaning: Not go home

Example: We STAYED OUT all night.

Stay over

Meaning: Stay overnight

Example: I STAYED OVER at a friend's house last night because of the train strike.

Stay up

Meaning: Not go to bed

Example: The children STAYED UP until way past their bedtime.