- (Verb) hold on tightly to. “she clung to Joe’s arm”
- (Verb) adhere or stick firmly or closely to; be hard to part or remove from. “the smell of smoke clung to their clothes”
- (Verb) remain very close to. “the fish cling to the line of the weed”
- (Verb) remain persistently or stubbornly faithful to. “she clung resolutely to her convictions”
- (Verb) be overly dependent on (someone) emotionally. “you are clinging to him for security”
- (noun) a clingstone peach.
Cling meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)
- कसकर लिपट जाना, चिपके रहना, चिपक जाना, लिपट जाना, टिके रहना, बने रहना, जकड़ा होना, अडिग रहना, कृतज्ञ रहना, चिपटना, चिमटना, दृढ़ पकड़ना, लगाव मानना, लिपटना, वफ़ादार रहना, सख़्त पकड़ना
- Old English clingan ‘stick together’, of Germanic origin; related to Middle Dutch klingen ‘adhere’, Middle High German klingen ‘climb’, also to clench.
Cling in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
- Can Ravi Shastri cling on to his job as India coach?, India’s hunt for a new coach has attracted top international names, including Australian Tom Moody, despite captain Virat Kohli backing Ravi …
- Karnataka: Did Rahul Gandhi target Siddaramaiah for loss of power?, “It is a habit in India that the powerful cling to power, No one sacrifices power. But we will not defeat our opponents without sacrificing the desire …
- After murdering and raping India, 20, her killer went for a kebab to …, Tenniswood did get India into a taxi, but he didn’t get her home. … “Instead you just replace the cling film, rather than the rigmarole of cleaning.
- James Carafano: India-Pakistan Kashmir dispute – Here’s why things …, Yet India and Pakistan have tugged over the territory since 1948. … Rather than cling to a foreign policy founded on the belief that Pakistan can …
- Cling Masterbatchs Market to Boom in Near Future by 2025 Industry …, Industrial Growth Forecast Report Cling Masterbatchs Market 2019-2025: The … Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India and Southeast Asia)
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Cling
- rhymes with hang