Synonyms and Antonyms of STICK

to hold to something firmly as if by adhesion <those magnets are strong enough to stick to the refrigerator without any problems>
Synonyms adhere, cleave, cling, hew
Related Words bind, cohere, fasten, fuse, glue, unite
Near Antonyms loosen; drop, fall
to arrange something in a certain spot or position <you can stick that box in the corner until I figure out where to put everything>
to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object <could hardly feel the needle when the nurse stuck my arm with it>
to rob by the use of trickery or threats <she got stuck by an unscrupulous seller while using the online auction site>
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