What is another word for stay?

359 synonyms found


[ stˈe͡ɪ], [ stˈe‍ɪ], [ s_t_ˈeɪ]

Synonyms for Stay:

cessation (noun) dismissal (noun) fastener (noun) hindrance (noun) interruption (noun) cease (verb) dismiss (verb) fasten (verb) hinder (verb) interrupt (verb) occupy (verb) persevere (verb) remain (verb) rest (verb) stop (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Stay:

  1. way, slay, trey, frey, grey, prey, yea, jay, ley, fey, flay, weigh, ne, de, bay, gray, ray, sleigh, fray, cay, ney, play, hay, clay, fay, bray, fe, se, wei, re, hey, paye, lay, stray, k, nay, whey, mei, say, sway, pei, tray, j, lei, day, pay, neigh, ca, wy, spray, dray, may, pray, ay, shay;
  2. halfway, crochet, monet, away, dismay, okay, essay, replay, bouquet, cache, delay, array, ga, fillet, obey, moray, ballet, decay, cliche, filet, parquet, convey, millay, toupee, ha, today, belay, bombay, betray, passe, display, defray, beret, repay, astray, sorbet, cafe, hooray, portray, buffet, valet, puree, allay, risque, survey, da, manet, purvey, croquet, saute;
  3. dak, attache, cabaret, disarray, ira, disobey, piaget, overstay, faberge, underway, underplay, cabernet, fiance, overplay;
  4. communique, cabriolet, naivete;

Quotes for Stay:

  1. What is truth? said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer. Francis Bacon.
  2. I don't know where Bush is going- yet. But, Sharon obviously- I wrote somewhere in the last several months, that Sharon has adopted, essentially, the position of the Labor Party: that the Palestinians are here to stay Arthur Hertzberg.
  3. If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home. James A. Michener.

Idioms of Stay:

  1. stay with sm or sth;
  2. be/ stay/ keep one jump ahead;
  3. stay on the sidelines;