Definition of 'remains'

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They parked in the car park and walked the half mile to the stone remains of the fort. Mark Burnell CHAMELEON (2002)Of course, when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth. Amanda Hemingway THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: THE SANGREAL TRILOGY ONE (2002)Petra led him into the kitchen, where she offered him the remains of the chocolate. Mark Burnell THE RHYTHM SECTION (2002)

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Translations for 'remains'

British English: remains /rɪˈmeɪnz/ NOUN
The remainsof something are the parts of it that are left after most of it has been taken away or destroyed.
...the burnt-out remains of a car.
  • American English: remains
  • Arabic: بَقايا
  • Brazilian Portuguese: sobras
  • Chinese: 残余
  • Croatian: ostaci
  • Czech: trosky
  • Danish: levninger
  • Dutch: overblijfselen
  • European Spanish: restos
  • Finnish: jäänteet
  • French: restes non utilisé
  • German: Überreste
  • Greek: απομεινάρια
  • Italian: resti
  • Japanese: 遺物
  • Korean: 잔여물
  • Norwegian: rester
  • Polish: resztki
  • European Portuguese: restos
  • Romanian: rămășițe
  • Russian: останки
  • Spanish: restos
  • Swedish: kvarlevor
  • Thai: สิ่งที่เหลืออยู่
  • Turkish: kalıntı
  • Ukrainian: залишки
  • Vietnamese: đồ thừa


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