What does stayer mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stayernoun

    a person or other animal having powers of endurance or perseverance

    "the horse that won the race is a good stayer"


  1. stayernoun

    An athlete with staying power

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Stayernoun

    One who stops, holds or supports.

    Etymology: from stay.

    May Jove, the guardian of the capitol,
    He, the great stayer of our troops in rout,
    Fulfil your hopes, and animate the cohorts. Ambrose Philips.


  1. stayer

    A stayer is an individual, organism, or object that remains in a particular place, situation, or position for a long duration, often longer than most others in a similar position. It can also refer to a person who is able to endure or persevere through challenging circumstances without giving up. The definition can vary slightly depending on the context. In sports, it often refers to someone who has good endurance. In business, it may refer to someone who remains loyal to a company over a long period.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stayernoun

    one who upholds or supports that which props; one who, or that which, stays, stops, or restrains; also, colloquially, a horse, man, etc., that has endurance, an a race

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Stayer is ranked #21568 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Stayer surname appeared 1,210 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Stayer.

    94.4% or 1,143 total occurrences were White.
    3% or 37 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.1% or 14 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 8 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. estray

  2. yarest

  3. reasty

  4. atresy

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stayer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stayer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    (of a glutinous liquid such as paint) not completely dried and slightly sticky to the touch
    • A. articulate
    • B. ectomorphic
    • C. contiguous
    • D. tacky

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