• (verb): Stay behind.
    Synonyms: persist, stay
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on remain, remains:

CIA Activities In Afghanistan - Afghanistan 1989 - Intelligence Analysis
... estimated that Najibullah government was "weak, unpopular, and factionalized", but would probably remain in power, with the war at a near impasse ... As long as Soviet supplies continue, they will remain a guerilla force unable to seize major garrisons ... there is extensive popular support, the resistance will remain highly factionalized ...
Lift-off (microtechnology) - Disadvantages
... If this problem occurs, unwanted parts of the metal layer will remain on the wafer ... Also, it is possible that the metal has adhered so well to the parts that should remain that it prevents lift-off ... If the ears remain on the surface, the risk remains that these ears will go through different layers put on top of the wafer and they might cause unwanted connections ...
Maltese Third Division 2007–08 - Relegation-Promotion Playoffs
... Team #2 Xghajra 1-0 Gharghur Gharghur remain in Maltese Third Division Semi Finals Team #1 Result Team #2 Mgarr 1-0(aet) Xghajra Attard 4-3(pens ...
Strangers Into Citizens - The LSE Study: Interim Findings
... been lawfully present in the UK but whose remain after the end of the agreed period (the overwhelming majority) and (3) children born in the UK to irregular migrants, who are not migrants themselves but have no ... in the UK despite a final decision refusing them the right to remain and (ii) overstayers whose period of legal residency has expired without renewal ...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1701 - Aftermath
... notes "At the same time, discussions on the temporary security arrangements for northern Ghajar remain deadlocked on the issue of the duration of the arrangements ... The Israel Defense Forces remain in control of the part of the village of Ghajar north of the Blue Line and the small adjacent area inside Lebanese territory ... in my last report (S/2007/392), so long as the Israel Defense Forces remain in northern Ghajar, Israel will not have completed its withdrawal from southern Lebanon in accordance with its ...

More definitions of "remain":

  • (verb): Be left; of persons, questions, problems, results, evidence, etc..
    Example: "There remains the question of who pulled the trigger"; "Carter remains the only President in recent history under whose Presidency the U.S. did not fight a war"
  • (verb): Stay the same; remain in a certain state.
    Synonyms: stay, rest

Famous quotes containing the word remain:

    We all are born mad. Some remain so.
    Samuel Beckett (1906–1989)

    Everything I do is done within sight of the Führer, so that my faults or mistakes are never hidden from him. I do my very utmost to live and act in such a manner that the Führer should remain satisfied with me; I am hard-working; but whether I shall always be able to cope with the tasks entrusted to me in the future as well, is an open question.
    Martin Bormann (1900–1945)

    Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honour as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity.
    Thomas Hardy (1840–1928)