Definition of 'cling'
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Wrap the pastry in cling film and leave it to chill in the fridge. The Sun (2016)He suggested that bosses may still be clinging to the idea that married women need less money. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Place the chicken between two pieces of cling film or baking parchment on a chopping board. The Sun (2016)Cover with cling film and put in the fridge overnight to set. The Sun (2016)Beat well until completely combined and cover with a tea towel or cling film. The Sun (2016)Wrap in cling film and chill for about 30 minutes. The Sun (2016)But still they were left clinging on for a point when their first-half display suggested it could have been all three. The Sun (2016) STILL clinging on to your denim after your 53rd birthday? The Sun (2016)Yet the worst of the lot still clings on grimly. The Sun (2012)Then wrap the bowl with some cling film and leave overnight. The Sun (2014)She tumbles over the edge and is left clinging to the rock face. The Sun (2015)Wrap them in cling film until you arrive. The Sun (2012)Her moans shocked them into the realization that she still clung to life. FINGERPRINTS: Murder and the Race to Uncover the Science of Identity (2002)She just clung to me for dear life. The Sun (2014)That can cause tissue and organs to cling together. The Sun (2012)Their crowns are bare but their lower branches still have many bright yellow leaves clinging to them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Wrap in cling film and keep in the fridge until needed. The Sun (2014)But she still clung to the phone as her main source of support. The Sun (2012)Right now he is just happy to cling onto his place. The Sun (2009)But when trouble arrives people cling together. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They found three rolls of cling film. The Sun (2012)Thus the doctors who are clinging most closely to their "scientific" theories are being the least scientific of all! The Allergy Handbook (1988)When people go through hard times, perhaps they cling to a man of experience. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Church's production clings closely to the contours of the film. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The Toon were left clinging on but they survived and can now reach for their passports again. The Sun (2006)But last month a British family found a man clinging to the bottom of their motorhome. The Sun (2014)The Bundesliga leaders were left clinging on to advance on away goals. The Sun (2013)And the slow movement's song clung close to the chest and close to the keyboard, before a flourish of a finale and a long roar of applause. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'cling'
British English: cling VERB
If you cling to someone or something, you hold onto them tightly.
Another man was rescued as he clung to the riverbank.
Definition of cling from the Collins English Dictionary
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