Cling synonyms and antonyms

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To clasp or hold closely, especially in the arms, as in affection; embrace.
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To hold firmly; to clench.
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To spend (a period of time) idly, slowly, etc.
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To die by hanging
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To cause to adhere (one material with another).
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To hold dear; feel or show love for
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To split; separate; fall apart
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To be consistent as part of a group.
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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.
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To be determined, influenced, or contingent:
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To take up or adopt, esp. eagerly or seriously
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To hold, fix, or direct (the attention, gaze, etc.) steadily on something
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To keep (a letter, etc.) for delivery later
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To continue in force or practice:
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To adhere or conform to; keep:
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To persist in or remain constant to a purpose, idea, or task in the face of obstacles or discouragement.
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To hope confidently; to believe; usually with a phrase or infinitive clause as the object.
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(Military) To separate for a special object or use.
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(Intransitive, with of and , with object before go) To release from one's grasp; to go from a state of holding on to a state of no longer holding on.
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(Intransitive) To come untied or unloosed.
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The definition of adhere means to stick to something, either literally or figuratively.
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To pierce, puncture, or penetrate with a pointed instrument:
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Clasp means to hold or grip tightly, or attach two or more things together.
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Such a peach
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The definition of connect means to join together or to become joined.
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