stay with - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
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?

See also main entry: stay