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to continue happening or doing something as before
to continue to happen or develop
to continue to exist
to continue to be alive or exist
to continue to exist after something else has stopped
to continue to exist, especially after other things have gone or been dealt with
to continue to exist and have influence
formal to continue to happen
to continue to be enough or continue to exist
if something such as an emotion or violence bubbles away, it continues to exist but is not noticeable
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a reddish-brown substance made from the leaves of a bush and used for colouring hair or skin
moving with rhythm, together as one
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