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cling

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cling

  1. a physical sticking to as if by glue for certain types of materials that plastic wrap has very little cling Synonyms adherence, bonding, adhesionRelated Words agglutination, clumping, cohesion; adhesiveness, attachment, cohesiveness, tenacity; cementing, gluing (also glueing)Antonyms unsticking


cling

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of cling

  1. to hold to something firmly as if by adhesion a dozen magnets clinging to the refrigerator Synonyms adhere, cleave, stick, hewRelated Words bind, cohere, fasten, fuse, glue, uniteNear Antonyms loosen; drop, fall



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