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Definition of "stay in place" []

  • Be stationary (verb)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "stay in place" in a sentence
  • "A sarong held up by a tight roll above the breasts will stay in place all day if given proper usage but it does not stand up very well to energetic man-handling; she could feel that it was getting loose and falling, and she had no other garment on at all."
  • "At the final curtain, Mickey asked the audience to stay in place until we exited, and as we went up the aisle, the audience began singing “America the Beautiful”—more lump-in-throat time."