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To remain or sojourn as a guest or lodger:
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  1. To remain or sojourn as a guest or lodger:
  2. To continue to be in a place or condition:
  3. To suspend by legal order the implementation of (a planned action), especially pending further proceedings:
To become more stable or composed; stop fluctuating or changing
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  1. To become more stable or composed; stop fluctuating or changing
  2. To stop moving and stay in one place; come to rest
  3. To cause to sink, become compact, or come to rest:
At, during, or from the time of actual occurrence or performance:
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  1. At, during, or from the time of actual occurrence or performance:
  2. To pursue a positive, satisfying existence; enjoy life:
  3. To go through; experience:
To live in a place permanently or for an extended period.
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  1. To live in a place permanently or for an extended period.
  2. (Computers) To be located or stored:
  3. To dwell for a long time; have one's residence; live (in or at)
To be present in; fill:
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  1. To be present in; fill:
  2. To dwell or live in (a region, house, etc.); occupy
  3. (Archaic) To dwell; live
To live (with another or in another's home) as a paying guest
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  1. To live (with another or in another's home) as a paying guest
  2. To come to rest or be placed and remain firmly fixed
  3. To rent a room to.
(Nautical) Off from the wind.
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  1. (Nautical) Off from the wind.
  2. To occupy living quarters; have lodgings; lodge
  3. To occupy a room; lodge.
To continue in existence; endure:
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  1. To continue in existence; endure:
  2. To stand fast; remain; go on being
  3. To dwell, remain, reside, or stay.
To reside temporarily:
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  1. To reside temporarily:
  2. To live somewhere temporarily, as on a visit; stay for a while
To cause to desist or to change a course of action:
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  1. To cause to desist or to change a course of action:
  2. To be able to go no further; come to an end
  3. To interrupt one's course or journey for a brief visit or stay. Often used with by, in, or off:
To delay or be late in going, coming, or doing something:
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  1. To delay or be late in going, coming, or doing something:
  2. To wait or stay temporarily:
  3. To stay for a time, esp. longer than originally intended; remain temporarily
To be left as still to be dealt with:
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  1. To be left as still to be dealt with:
  2. To continue to be in the same place; stay or stay behind:
  3. To stay while others go
To carry on; persist in:
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  1. To carry on; persist in:
  2. To carry further in time, space, or development; extend:
  3. To go on with a particular action or in a particular condition; persist:
To lease or let a place or thing
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  1. To lease or let a place or thing
  2. To grant temporary occupancy or use of (one's own property or a service) in return for regular payments:
  3. To get temporary possession and use of (a house, land, etc.) by paying rent
To hold as a tenant or be a tenant.
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  1. To hold as a tenant or be a tenant.
(Idiomatic) To take care of domestic chores; work as a housekeeper.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To take care of domestic chores; work as a housekeeper.
To traverse (an area of ground) laterally back and forth while slowly advancing forward.
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  1. To traverse (an area of ground) laterally back and forth while slowly advancing forward.
  2. To cover (an area) by passing back and forth over it in many directions like hounds in hunting; search intensively
  3. To defile (the body of a person put to death) by dismembering it or cutting it into quarters
(Intransitive, idiomatic, slang) To spend time doing nothing in particular.
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  1. (Intransitive, idiomatic, slang) To spend time doing nothing in particular.
Literal meaning.
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  1. Literal meaning.
  2. (Idiomatic) To end one's career.
To go to bed.
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  1. To go to bed.
  2. In certain poker games, to have attained (a hand) as a result of the first three community cards that are dealt face up at the same time:
  3. (Photoengraving) To turn (a film negative) face down before exposure to a metal plate, in order to create a desired mirror image
(Informal) To use a makeshift sleeping place
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  1. (Informal) To use a makeshift sleeping place
  2. To leave in haste; flee
  3. To stay the night; sleep:
To come to sudden ruin; collapse; fail
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  1. To come to sudden ruin; collapse; fail
  2. To move or go with such a noise
  3. (Informal) To get into (a party, theater, etc.) without an invitation, ticket, etc.
To form a tent over.
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  1. To form a tent over.
  2. To attend; wait on.
  3. To live in a tent; encamp
To continue in existence; endure:
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  1. To continue in existence; endure:
  2. To dwell, remain, reside, or stay.
  3. To stand fast; remain; go on being
To reside; dwell.
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  1. To reside; dwell.
  2. To provide with often temporary lodging.
  3. To establish (oneself or another person) in a residence.
To shelter, keep, or store in a house or other structure:
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  1. To shelter, keep, or store in a house or other structure:
  2. To reside; live
  3. To cover, harbor, or shelter by or as if by putting into a house
At, during, or from the time of actual occurrence or performance:
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  1. At, during, or from the time of actual occurrence or performance:
  2. To go through; experience:
  3. To pursue a positive, satisfying existence; enjoy life:
To live in a place permanently or for an extended period.
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  1. To live in a place permanently or for an extended period.
  2. (Computers) To be located or stored:
  3. To dwell for a long time; have one's residence; live (in or at)
To be contained or inherent (in something) as a cause, effect, or characteristic
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  1. To be contained or inherent (in something) as a cause, effect, or characteristic
  2. (Archaic) To hold together or be held together; exist (usually by some means or agent)
  3. To exist in harmony (with); be consistent (with)
To occur or be present
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  1. To occur or be present
  2. To live at a minimal level; subsist:
  3. To continue being; live
To be inherent or innate.
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  1. To be inherent or innate.
  2. To be inherent; exist as a quality, characteristic, or right (in); be intrinsic
Available, to exist. Example: No cause of action will lie for trespass if the landowner gave his permission to enter onto the land. Available, to exist. Example: No cause of action will lie for trespass if the landowner gave his permission to enter onto the land.
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  1. Available, to exist. Example: No cause of action will lie for trespass if the landowner gave his permission to enter onto the land. Available, to exist. Example: No cause of action will lie for trespass if the landowner gave his permission to enter onto the land.
  2. To be or remain in a specified condition
  3. To exist; reside:
To rest from work, travel, exercise, etc.
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  1. To rest from work, travel, exercise, etc.
  2. To lie, rest, or be supported
  3. To lie at rest.
(Computers) To be located or stored:
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  1. (Computers) To be located or stored:
  2. To dwell for a long time; have one's residence; live (in or at)
  3. To be present or inherent; exist (in)
(Agric.) To remain unplowed or uncropped; lie fallow
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  1. (Agric.) To remain unplowed or uncropped; lie fallow
  2. (Law) To complete the main presentation of (one's portion of a case):
  3. To bring to rest; stop
To be depressed:
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  1. To be depressed:
  2. To keep thinking about something in a distressed or troubled way; worry
  3. To think about (something) persistently or moodily:
Eye dialect spelling of caulk.
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  1. Eye dialect spelling of caulk.
  2. (Obsolete) To bring worry, vexation, or anxiety.
  3. To worry or be worried
To wear away by gnawing, rubbing, corroding, etc.
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  1. To wear away by gnawing, rubbing, corroding, etc.
  2. To ornament with a fret
  3. To irritate; vex; annoy; worry
To pass in gloom, dullness, etc.
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  1. To pass in gloom, dullness, etc.
  2. To make gloomy, dull, etc.
  3. To think gloomily and persistently about something; be dejected.
To bother or annoy, as with petty complaints.
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  1. To bother or annoy, as with petty complaints.
  2. To annoy, bother, harass, vex, etc.
  3. To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To undergo cooking in this way
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  1. To undergo cooking in this way
  2. To cook by simmering or boiling slowly for a long time
  3. To fret, fume, or worry; be vexed or troubled
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