v. 持续; 继续，再开始; 移动; 延伸; 留任; 维持现状; 接着说
If someone or something continues to do something, they keep doing it and do not stop.
I hope they continue to fight for equal justice after I'm gone...
Interest rates continue to fall...
If something continues or if you continue it, it does not stop happening.
He insisted that the conflict would continue until conditions were met for a ceasefire...
But as the investigation continued, the plot began to thicken...
If you continue with something, you start doing it again after a break or interruption.
I went up to my room to continue with my packing...
She looked up for a moment, then continued drawing.
If something continues or if you continue it, it starts again after a break or interruption.
He denies 18 charges. The trial continues today...
Once, he did dive for cover but he soon reappeared and continued his activities.
If you continue, you begin speaking again after a pause or interruption.
'You have no right to intimidate this man,' Alison continued...
Tony drank some coffee before he continued...
If you continue as something or continue in a particular state, you remain in a particular job or state.
He had hoped to continue as a full-time career officer...
For ten days I continued in this state.
If you continue in a particular direction, you keep walking or travelling in that direction.
He continued rapidly up the path, not pausing until he neared the Chapter House.
If a road or path continues somewhere, it goes there after the place you have mentioned.
The main road continues towards Viterbo before turning right to Bolsena.
1. continue a certain state, condition, or activity;
2. continue with one's activities;
3. keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last;
4. move ahead; travel onward in time or space;
5. allow to remain in a place or position;
6. carry forward;
7. continue after an interruption;
8. continue in a place, position, or situation;
9. exist over a prolonged period of time;
continue, resume, succeed, go on
persist, last, endure, continue
Even if It'should rain tomorrow, we will continue our work.
We must continue to war against poverty and disease.
The nation wants peace; only a minority want the war to continue.
She was too tired to continue.
Please continue with what you were doing before I came in.