latch on toidiom
variants: or latch onto
Definition of latch on to
1 : to grab and hold (something) He latched onto her arm and wouldn't let go. —often used figuratively The news media has latched on to the scandal.
2 : to begin using, doing, or enjoying (something) in an enthusiastic way Many companies have latched onto the trend of using consultants. He latched onto music as a way to relax.
3 : to stay close to (someone or something) Soon after she got to the party, some strange man latched on to her and wouldn't go away.
an act or instance of editing or removing
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