Part of speech:
To clasp or hold closely, especially in the arms, as in affection; embrace.
To cause to adhere; make stick.
To grip firmly in or with the hand; grasp.
To connect, hold together, or solidify by or as by a bond
To split or be capable or splitting, especially along a natural line of division:
(Sports) To hold a boxing opponent's body with one or both arms to prevent or hinder punches.
To have internal elements or parts logically connected so that aesthetic consistency results:
The force of attraction that holds molecules of a given substance together. It is strongest in solids, less strong in liquids, and least strong in gases. Cohesion of molecules causes drops to form in liquids (as when liquid mercury is poured on a piece of glass), and causes condensing water vapor to form the droplets that make clouds.
To be determined, influenced, or contingent:
To take up or adopt, esp. eagerly or seriously
To hold, fix, or direct (the attention, gaze, etc.) steadily on something
To die by hanging
To maintain occupation of by force or coercion:
To continue in force or practice:
To devote considerable time to something, especially in a leisurely fashion:
To adhere or conform to; keep:
To persist in or remain constant to a purpose, idea, or task in the face of obstacles or discouragement.
To fasten or attach with pins, nails, or similar devices:
To give credence to; believe:
Such a peach
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