remain behind

remain behind

to stay at a place even when others have left. Can't I go too? Do I have to remain behind? I will remain behind for a day or two.
See also: behind, remain
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Aladuge, who appeared on a charge of murder, is to remain behind bars pending the outcome of legal advice from the State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).
I call on the authorities to release all journalists who remain behind bars, including Yusuf Ruzimurodov, Bobomurod Abdullaev, Gayrat Mikhliboev and Khayot (Khan) Nasreddinov.
LARKANA -- The entire city of Larkana and its surroundings was in continues grip of hot weather and hot spell on Tuesday, like previous days, forcing the majority of people to remain behind the doors.
LARKANA -- The entire city of Larkana and its surroundings continued in the grip of sever heat on Friday, forcing the majority of people to remain behind the doors.
The others accused, ex-soldiers Desiderio Perez, Dennis Jabatan and Fernando Cassanova, meanwhile, remain behind bars, according to Olalia.
I do hope he will remain behind bars for the rest of his life.
CARACAS, Venezuela, Shawwal 27, 1436, August 12, 2015, SPA -- One of the Venezuelan opposition's most prominent leaders will be released to house arrest while he awaits trial, the government said Tuesday, stirring hope for the dozens of administration critics who remain behind bars, according to AP.
45pm EVERTON skipper Phil Jagielka insists the players remain behind boss Roberto Martinez.
Karzai has infuriated Washington by declining to sign a bilateral security agreement (BSA), which would allow some US troops to remain behind on a training mission when American and allied combat missions end at the end of the year.
Two of this initial group remain behind bars as of December 21.
Summary: French court granted a parole for former member of the Lebanese Armed Revolutionary Factions George Abdallah but he would continue to remain behind bars due to an appeal by the state prosecutor.
Peter Kuol Chol Awan told the press that the young nation of South Sudan faces many challenges which needs all to join hands and remain behind the President in the journey of development.
Thousands of civilians have left Sirte but many remain behind.
Three in four of those polled said they would consider pulling over to let a procession pass, while 90% would drive at a slower speed to remain behind the cortege.
The 27-year-old Stockton motorist was allowed to remain behind the wheel despite committing a string of offences.