stay on sth meaning

  • [American slang]
    1. to remain on something, such as a horse, road, stool, etc.
      The first time I rode, I could hardly stay on the horse.
      It was so slippery that I had trouble staying on the road.
    2. to continue to pursue something.
      I will stay on this problem until it is settled.
      She stayed on the matter for weeks until it had been dealt with.

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