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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Stay too long.

Usage examples (39)
  • overstay or outstay one's welcome
  • The House says it "does not believe that the proposed system will put an end to the 'overstay' phenomenon as such".
  • You will wonder perhaps why I "overstay," since I frankly admit that I'm "fed up" with too much scenery and too much information.
  • I don't think we should overstay our welcome, do you? for more
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