|Continue a certain state, condition, or activity.|
Keep on working!
We continued to work into the night.
We went on working until well past midnight.
|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.
|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.
|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.