Meaning of clinger in English:



See cling

‘The few clingers, such as sweet peas, love-in-a-puff, and purple bell vine, do better with string, netting, mesh, or a trellis for support.’
  • ‘That makes the spiders the champion surface clingers by a wide margin; the closest insect competitor is an ant, with a safety factor of about 100.’
  • ‘As far as I was concerned, Amanda could have these clingers with my blessing.’
  • ‘He's a nobody, just a clinger who can't find his own group so he hangs around to be abused by Wheat and Tarren.’
  • ‘Since Patrick is the one that enables and Nicky is the clinger, Patrick can technically get along without Nicky for a small while.’