staying

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: stāʹĭng, IPA(key): /ˈsteɪ.ɪŋ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪɪŋ
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: stay‧ing

Verb[edit]

staying

  1. present participle of stay

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Noun[edit]

staying (plural stayings)

  1. A stay or visit.
    • 1907, The National Review (volume 48, page 135)
      The years that follow are chiefly noteworthy for his intercourse with four clever girl cousins called Southall, and sundry stayings at Moseley with a cheery, literary old grandmother []

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