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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theystay with
he/she/itstays with
present participlestaying with
past tensestayed with
past participlestayed with
  1. stay with something to continue doing something although it is difficult or although other people have stopped doing it

    How many students stay with the course?

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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