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stay off (something)

to keep off of something. Please stay off my lawn! stay off!
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stay off

v.
1. To remain away from some surface or region: Stay off the grass! The spectators must stay off of the playing field.
2. To refrain from indulging in something unhealthy, such as food or drugs: I'm trying to stay off fatty foods.
See also: off, stay
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And Guinness have offered him a big donation if he can stay off the black stuff.
We are determined to stay off the bottom of the table and it has become a huge matter of pride for us.
He's going to have top stop drinking coffee every morning, stay off the candy and the Diet Coke and he'll be fine,'' Beavers assistant coach Kevin Mouton said.
Now the sweeper has been warned to stay off the lager while eating his lunchtime sandwiches.
The Internet Junkbuster lets people skip over the ads and stay off the marketers' lists.
Council members Laurene Weste and Frank Ferry agreed, and imposed a condition for Carousel Ranch riders to stay off the street.
Soccer legend George Best kicked off his 50th birthday party last night with a bet - that he would stay off the booze for a year.
If you cant' surf with the BIG DOGS stay off the net
We believe it also can be used as a bridge to communicate with kids and let them know what's important in the real world -- like developing the self-esteem they need to stay in school and stay off drugs.
I would definitely suggest people stay off the mountain roads if they can because you're going to see mudslides and rockslides in the next storm,'' he said.
3 -- color -- ran in Simi edition only) A cattle skull and a sign warn trespassers to stay off the Simi Valley property leased by the Kelleys.
We got to make sure we stay off the hurdles,'' he said.
Debra Messing will not appear in the last three episodes of ``Will & Grace'' because her doctor has asked her to stay off her feet for the remainder of her pregnancy, an NBC spokesman said Tuesday.
He missed the prior five games because of the injury but was deemed healthy enough to stay off the injured list when the Lakers activated Karl Malone.
I WRITE in response to Jade Wright's column in Saturday's ECHO about cycling on the pavement (Why cyclists need to grow up and stay off the pavements .