Synonyms of cling in English:

cling


See definition of cling

verb

1‘shorter rice grains have a tendency to cling together’

SYNONYMS
stick, adhere, hold, cohere, bond, bind

Phrases

    cling (on) to

    1‘she clung to him, shuddering with emotion’


    SYNONYMS

    hold on to, clutch, grip, grasp, clasp, attach oneself to, hang on to, hold tightly, clench

    embrace, hug, cuddle, entwine oneself around

    2‘some politicians clung to the belief that peace could be maintained’


    SYNONYMS

    adhere to, hold to, stick to, stand by, abide by, remain attached to, remain devoted to, cherish, be loyal to, be faithful to, remain true to, have faith in, swear by

    informal

    stick with

    literary

    cleave to