continue

phonetic symbol: / kəntɪ́nju / 

continue - English Dictionary

[ verb ]
■ exist over a prolonged period of time
e.g.)
・The bad weather continued for two more weeks

[ verb ]
■ continue talking
carry on , go on , proceed

[ verb ]
■ move ahead
■ travel onward in time or space
e.g.)
・She continued in the direction of the hills
go forward , proceed

[ verb ]
■ allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature
e.g.)
・We cannot continue several servants any longer
keep , keep on , retain

[ verb ]
■ keep or maintain in unaltered condition
■ cause to remain or last
e.g.)
・continue the family tradition
bear on , carry on , preserve , uphold

[ verb ]
■ continue a certain state, condition, or activity
e.g.)
・We continued to work into the night
go along , go on , keep , proceed

[ verb ]
■ span an interval of distance, space or time
e.g.)
・The Archipelago continues for another 500 miles
cover , extend

[ verb ]
■ continue in a place, position, or situation
e.g.)
・She continued as deputy mayor for another year
remain , stay , stay on

[ verb ]
■ continue after an interruption
e.g.)
・The demonstration continued after a break for lunch

[ verb ]
■ do something repeatedly and showing no intention to stop
e.g.)
・We continued our research into the cause of the illness
persist in

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