Idioms about still
Origin of still1
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Words nearby still
Other definitions for still (2 of 3)
Origin of still2
Other definitions for still (3 of 3)
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The conjunction still means “and yet” or “but yet.” Do you know when to use still versus but, nevertheless, however, and yet? Find out on Thesaurus.com.
How to use still in a sentence
Domestically, the prime minister maintains the dubious line that he is the only man who can keep the still-fragile peace.
Genetics alone does not an eating disorder make, generally speaking, and Bulik points out that environment still plays a role.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Many young people are still shedding the ignorance of our parents.
Drugeon survived an airstrike last year and is believed to be still at large, officials have said.U.S. Spies See Al Qaeda Fingerprints on Paris Massacre|Shane Harris, Nancy A. Youssef|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
That fantasy, however, is still heavily regimented by all sorts of norms.
Joe looked at her with a smile, his face still solemn and serious for all its youth and the fires of new-lit hope behind his eyes.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
The aged woman made no reply; her eyes still studied Ramona's face, and she still held her hand.
As there are still many varieties of the plant grown in America, so there doubtless was when cultivated by the Indians.
"Better so," was the Senora's sole reply; and she fell again into still deeper, more perplexed thought about the hidden treasure.
Few people, I think, realize that, and fewer still realize the reasonable consequences of that.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
British Dictionary definitions for still (1 of 2)
- a still photograph, esp of a scene from a motion-picture film
- (as modifier)a still camera
Derived forms of stillstillness, noun
Word Origin for still
British Dictionary definitions for still (2 of 2)
Word Origin for still
Other Idioms and Phrases with still
In addition to the idioms beginning with still
- still and all
- still small voice
- still waters run deep
- heart misses a beat (stands still)
- hold still
- jury is still out
- keep quiet (still)
- quiet (still) as a mouse