(third-person singular simple present gainstays, present participle gainstaying, simple past and past participle gainstayed)
From gain- + stay (“to stand”). Compare gainstand.
"gainstay." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 January 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/gainstay>.
gainstay. (n.d.). Retrieved January 14th, 2019, from https://www.yourdictionary.com/gainstay
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