(With relationship implied by context) To obtain (a pet) from a shelter or the wild.
To adhere to or advocate:
To overlay or spread with something:
To have as part of something larger; encompass or include.
To contain; include
To extract by applying pressure:
To embrace; cherish
To hold steadfastly to; cherish:
Include is defined as to contain, enclose or consider as part of a whole.
To receive or accept with pleasure or satisfaction
To accept (something owed, offered, or given) either reluctantly or willingly:
To take (what is offered or given); receive, esp. willingly
To deliberately begin to do (something):
Support is defined as to provide comfort, encouragement or financial assistance to someone.
To hold or draw close or in a comfortable position; cuddle; nestle
Reach is defined as arriving at something, achieving something or giving help or understanding to someone else.
To include (something) as a part.
(Informal) To gather together for conference or consultation:
To show eager and prompt willingness or acceptance:
(Informal) To give in; buckle:
To cover with or as if with folds; envelop.
To enclose is defined as to surround, or to include inside of something.
To make a circle around; enclose within a circle; surround
To embody is defined as to represent in bodily form or to bring together as a whole.
To include; contain
To engage or disengage a motor vehicle's clutch.
(Archaic) To embrace or encompass.
The definition of cling means to hold on or be attached to someone or something.
Clinch means to prevent from moving, or to secure a spot.
Clasp means to hold or grip tightly, or attach two or more things together.
To enclose a solid figure within (another solid figure) in a similar manner, as a cube within a sphere or a sphere within a cube
To affect as if with a caress.
To classify or include in a more comprehensive category or under a general principle:
To connect with something as a natural or logical consequence or effect; to include necessarily; to imply.
To get a grip
To squeeze the juice or other contents from:
To stop the movement or progress of:
To turn down (an applicant, as for a job); refuse to accept.
The definition of distrust is to have doubt or suspicion.
To refuse to believe; reject as untrue
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
To perform for an audience:
To press or push lightly; tap:
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