Remain - (v. i.) To stay behind while others withdraw; to be left after others have been removed or destroyed; to be left after a number or quantity has been subtracted or cut off; to be left as not included or comprised.
Remain - (v. i.) To continue unchanged in place, form, or condition, or undiminished in quantity; to abide; to stay; to endure; to last.
Remain - (v. t.) To await; to be left to.
Remain - (n.) State of remaining; stay.
Remain - (n.) That which is left; relic; remainder; -- chiefly in the plural.
Remain - (n.) That which is left of a human being after the life is gone; relics; a dead body.
Remain - (n.) The posthumous works or productions, esp. literary works, of one who is dead; as, Cecil's
Remained - (imp. & p. p.) of Remain
Remaining - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Remain
Remainder - (n.) Anything that remains, or is left, after the separation and removal of a part; residue; remnant.
Remainder - (n.) The quantity or sum that is left after subtraction, or after any deduction.
Remainder - (n.) An estate in expectancy, generally in land, which becomes an estate in possession upon the determination of a particular prior estate, created at the same time, and by the same instrument; for example, if land be conveyed to A for life, and on his death to B, A's life interest is a particuar estate, and B's interest is a remainder, or estate in remainder.
Remainder - (a.) Remaining; left; left over; refuse.
Remainder-men - (pl. ) of Remainder-man
Remainder-man - (n.) One who has an estate after a particular estate is determined. See Remainder, n., 3.
Remain - v. 1 be left over after others or other parts have been removed, used, or dealt with. 2 be in the same place or condition during further time; stay (remained at home). 3 (foll. By compl.) Continue to be (remained calm; remains president). [latin remaneo]
Remainder - —n. 1 residue. 2 remaining persons or things. 3 number left after division or subtraction. 4 copies of a book left unsold when demand has almost ceased. —v. Dispose of (a remainder of books) at a reduced price. [anglo-french: related to *remain]
Remains - n.pl. 1 what remains after other parts have been removed or used etc. 2 relics of antiquity, esp. Of buildings. 3 dead body.
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