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  • exist over a prolonged period of time; "The bad weather continued for two more weeks"
  • continue with one''s activities; "I know it''s hard," he continued, "but there is no choice"; "carry on--pretend we are not in the room"
  • move ahead; travel onward in time or space; "We proceeded towards Washington"; "She continued in the direction of the hills"; "We are moving ahead in time now"
  • allow to remain in a place or position; "We cannot continue several servants any longer"; "She retains a lawyer"; "The family''s fortune waned and they could not keep their household staff"; "Our grant has run out and we cannot keep you on"; "We kept the
  • keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"
  • continue a certain state, condition, or activity; "Keep on working!"; "We continued to work into the night"; "Keep smiling"; "We went on working until well past midnight"
  • continue in a place, position, or situation; "After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser"; "Stay with me, please"; "despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year"; "She continued as deputy mayor for another year"
  • continue after an interruption; "The demonstration continued after a break for lunch"
  • carry forward; "We continued our research into the cause of the illness"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Continue'


  • Continue: Continue may refer to: Continue (video gaming), an option to continue a video game after all the player's lives have been lost Continue (Pakho Chau album)
  • Continue to Kill: Continue To Kill is Debauchery's fifth studio album. It Pleases Us To Kill Blood God Rising Continue To Kill Faith And Fire Hard Rockin' Apostle Of War
  • Continue the Revolution: Continue the Revolution (Traditional Chinese: 繼續革命; Simplified Chinese: 继续革命; pinyin: jì xù gé mìng; IPA: [tɕîɕŷ kɤ̌mîŋ]), is a 1992 album by the Hong
  • Star Tours—The Adventures Continue: Star Tours—The Adventures Continue (advertised in some promotional materials as Star Tours 3-D) is a 3D motion simulator attraction located at Disney's
  • Continue (Wax album): Continue is the second studio album by rapper Wax, released on January 15, 2013. It is Wax's first solo release since having left Def Jam Recordings.

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'Continue' example sentence in quotations


* Be slow to fall into friendship but when thou art in, continue firm and constant. - Socrates

* Should we continue to look upwards Is the light we can see in the sky one of those which will presently be extinguished The ideal is terrifying to behold, lost as it is in the depths, small, isolated, a pin-point, brilliant but threatened on all sides by the dark forces that surround it nevertheless, no more in danger than a star in the jaws of the clouds. (Les Miserables) - Victor Hugo

* To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it. - Confucius


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Continue Sample Sentences in News


  • Rouble decline to continue for two years -Russian ex-minister
    Russia's rouble, which has fallen almost 30 percent against the dollar this year, will continue to decline over the next two years, Interfax news agency quoted former Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin as ... Read more on this news related to 'Continue'
  • EU and ECB urge Ireland to continue austerity
    By Conor Humphries DUBLIN (Reuters) - The European Union and European Central Bank on Friday urged Ireland to continue to cut its budget deficit, weeks after the government signalled to voters that the ... Read more on this news related to 'Continue'
  • Futures continue their upward drift
    Stocks continue to melt higher today as sentiment remains bullish ahead of key economic data tomorrow. S&P 500 futures are up about 0.15 percent, while most of Europe is higher by about half a percent. ... Read more on this news related to 'Continue'

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