cling

suomi-englanti sanakirja

cling englannista suomeksi

  1. hedelmä, jossa hedelmäliha tiukasti kiinni kivessä

  2. takertua

  1. takertua, tarrautua

  2. Verbi

cling englanniksi

  1. Fruit (especially peach) whose flesh adheres strongly to the pit.

  2. (quote-text)|title=Hostages to Momus| passage=Antelope steaks and fried liver to begin on, and venison cutlets with chili con carne and pineapple fritters, and then some sardines and mixed pickles; and top it off with a can of yellow clings and a bottle of beer.

  3. adherence; attachment; devotion

  4. (RQ:Milton Collected Works)

  5. (senseid)To hold very tightly, as to not fall off.

  6. ''Seaweed clung to the anchor.''

  7. 2017, (w), ''For These Monkeys, It’s a Fight for Survival.'', National Geographic (March 2017)http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/03/macaques-monkeys-indonesia-endangered-pet-trade/

  8. Cartoonish, wide-eyed infants cling to their mothers or play together low to the ground.
  9. (quote-book)

  10. To adhere to an object, without being affixed, in such a way as to follow its contours. Used especially of fabrics and films.

  11. To cause to adhere to, especially by twining round or embracing.

  12. (RQ:Swift An Examination of Certain Abuses in the City of Dubli)

  13. I(..) clung my legs as close to his sides as I could.
  14. To cause to up or wither.

  15. c. 1606, (w), “The Tragedie of Macbeth”, Act V, scene v

  16. If thou speak'st false, / Upon the next tree shalt thou hang alive, / Till famine cling thee.
  17. To up or wither.

  18. ''Wood clings.''

  19. to fond of, to feel strongly about and dependent on

  20. To produce a high-pitched ringing sound, like a small bell.

  21. 1913, Cleveland Moffett, Oliver Herford, ''The Bishop's Purse'' (page 121)

  22. The tiny chimes clinged the hours and quarters against his right and Kate's left ear. They counted nine and three-quarters.
  23. (quote-text)

  24. (alt form)