Definitions of remain:
- verb: be left; of persons, questions, problems, results, evidence, etc.
Example: "There remains the question of who pulled the trigger"
- verb: stay behind
Example: "The hostility remained long after they made up"
- verb: stay the same; remain in a certain state
Example: "The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it"
- verb: continue in a place, position, or situation
Example: "Despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year"
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