noun, verb (used with or without object), Chiefly Scot.
verb (used without object), stayed or staid, staying. 1. to spend some time in a place, in a situation, with a person or group, etc.: He stayed in the army for ten years. 2. to continue to be as specified, as to condition or state: to stay clean. 3. to hold out or endure, as […]
[stey-uh t-hohm] /ˈsteɪ ətˌhoʊm/ adjective 1. not inclined to travel or seek diversions or pastimes outside one’s residence, area, or country. 2. of or relating to time spent at home: a stay-at-home evening. noun 3. a person who stays at home a good deal; a person not inclined to travel; homebody. stay-at-home adjective 1. (of […]
noun 1. a long rod with threaded ends, used as a stay for a boiler, tank, etc.
noun 1. a vacation spent at home or near home, doing enjoyable activities or visiting local attractions. noun 1. (informal) a holiday in which leisure activities are pursued while staying at one’s own home noun a stay-at-home vacation Examples Common activities of a staycation include use of the backyard pool, visits to local parks and […]