NOTE: This sense includes abstract uses. Syntax Includes: NP1 REMAIN ADJ/ADVP[manner] Includes: REMAIN FIRM, REMAIN DOWN
The President is expected to remain firm on his veto of the bill.
In this game you must remain down to the count of ten.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
NOTE: This sense includes concrete uses. Syntax Is: NP1[topic] REMAIN[stative] SCOMP
The fog and rain remained with us for a week.
She remained with the child until he fell asleep.
Although I washed the walls, a faint smell of cigarette smoke remains.
What remains of the ancient city are just foundations of houses.
He remains the only President whose administration was not involved in a war.
If you subtract ten from twelve, two remain.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2, 3, 4
Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[topic] REMAIN TO+VERB
It remains to be seen whether China will cooperate.
Much remains to be done before the deadline.
Three cars remain to be fixed.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3