stay the same; remain in a certain state
stay put (in a certain place); we are not moving to Cincinnati"
continue in a place, position, or situation
putting a condemned person to death
stop or halt
the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it
continuing or remaining in a place or state
(law) the completion of a legal instrument (such as a contract or deed) by signing it (and perhaps sealing and delivering it) so that it becomes legally binding and enforceable