Part of speech:
(Anatomy) The pelvic or pectoral girdle.
To continue in the same state or condition:
To continue to exist or prevail; endure; remain
To remain in a condition or state.
To satisfy, relieve, or assuage:
To quell is to stop or quiet something.
To delay is defined as to postpone, make late or stop for awhile.
To keep from proceeding; delay or retard:
(Sports) To execute (a landing or dismount) in gymnastics so that the feet do not move after they hit the ground.
To remain without change or further action
To be a waiter or waitress at:
To pause is defined as to stop for a brief period of time.
To continue to live or exist although very close to death or the end
To check (a blow, stroke, or thrust); parry; counter
To stop or cause to stop through some malfunction
To stop; end
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To stop; check.
To live somewhere temporarily, as on a visit; stay for a while
Reside is defined as to live or dwell somewhere.
To withstand is to be able to successfully cope with something or to be able to resist or remain unaffected by something.
To keep (information, etc) to oneself rather than revealing it.
Visit is defined as to go to see someone or someplace, or stay with someone as a guest.
To decide in favor of; agree with and support against opposition; sustain
To support or strengthen with a truss
To support the spirits, vitality, or resolution of; encourage:
To hang by a support from above so as to allow free movement
Support is defined as to provide comfort, encouragement or financial assistance to someone.
To provide with a stem:
To maintain an upright or vertical position on a base or support:
To provide compensation for a claim.
To get hold or possession of; obtain; acquire
To fulfill the need, desire, or expectation of:
To retard is to prevent progress or growth.
To hold, fasten, or secure so as to prevent or limit movement:
To reprieve is to provide temporary or permanent relief from punishment.
To support by placing something beneath or against; shore up.
Lodge is defined as to provide or rent a cottage or resort space, to be stuck or caught, or to store something.
To maintain life; support oneself
To keep from falling; bear the weight of; support
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
To hold, fix, or direct (the attention, gaze, etc.) steadily on something
To remain firm, as under trial or suffering; to suffer patiently or without yielding; to bear up under adversity; to hold out.
To live as a resident; reside.
To provide with a curb
To support or reinforce with a buttress
To support or hold steady with or as if with a brace; reinforce.
To strengthen or support with blocks
To refrain from insisting on or enforcing (a rule, penalty, or requirement, for example); dispense with:
To shelve is to put something, especially books, onto a shelf or resting place, or to put something aside.
After all others in chronology or sequence:
To stir the emotions:
To lay aside, abandon, or leave for another; switch:
To go forward; move ahead
To set out or depart; go:
To be discarded or abolished:
To arrange for the publication or display of:
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