Phrasal Verbs Using 'Stay'

Stay away

Not come

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

Stay away from

Avoid, not come

Example:He told them to STAY AWAY FROM him.

Stay in

Not go out

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

Stay on

Remain longer than anticipated

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

Stay out

Not go home

Example:We STAYED OUT all night.

Stay over

Stay overnight

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

Stay up

Not go to bed

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