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remain

US [rɪˈmeɪn]
UK [rɪ'meɪn]
  • v.逗留;剩余;遗留;继续存在
  • linkv.仍然是;保持不变
  • n.遗迹;剩余物;余额;残余人物
  • Web留下;剩下;停留
Simple Present:remains  Present Participle:remaining  Past Tense:remained  
remain
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linkv.
1.
仍然是;保持不变to continue to be sth; to be still in the same state or condition
to remain silent/standing/seated/motionless
依然沉默╱站着╱坐着╱一动不动
Train fares are likely to remain unchanged.
火车票价很可能会保持不变。
It remains true that sport is about competing well, not winning.
体育重在勇于竞争而非获胜,一向如此。
In spite of their quarrel, they remain the best of friends.
尽管有过争吵,他们仍是最好的朋友。
He will remain (as) manager of the club until the end of his contract.
他将继续担任俱乐部经理,直至合同期满。
v.
1.
[i]
剩余;遗留;继续存在to still be present after the other parts have been removed, used, etc.; to continue to exist
Very little of the house remained after the fire.
火灾之后,这座房子所剩无几。
There were only ten minutes remaining.
只剩下十分钟了。
2.
[i]
~ (to do sth)
仍需去做(或说、处理)to still need to be done, said, or dealt with
Much remains to be done.
还有很多事要去做。
It remains to be seen(= it will only be known later) whether you are right.
你说得对不对还有待证实。
There remained one significant problem.
还有一个非常重要的问题。
Questions remain about the president's honesty.
总统是否诚实,还有许多疑问。
I feel sorry for her, but the fact remains (that) she lied to us.
我为她感到难过,可事实是她对我们撒了谎。
3.
[i]
+ adv./prep.
逗留;不离去to stay in the same place; to not leave
They remained in Mexico until June.
他们在墨西哥一直住到六月。
The plane remained on the ground.
飞机仍未起飞。
She left, but I remained behind.
她走了,而我留了下来。

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