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Definition 1: keep to - [verb of change]

Samples where stick to or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Stick to your principles
  • stick to the diet

Synonyms for stick to in the sense of this definition

(stick to is a kind of ...) be persistent, refuse to stop

"he persisted to call me every night" "The child persisted and kept asking questions"

(stick to has a similar meaning as ...) act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes

"He complied with my instructions" "You must comply or else!" "Follow these simple rules" "abide by the rules"

Definition 2: stick to firmly - [verb of contact]

Samples where stick to or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?

Synonyms for stick to in the sense of this definition

(stick to is a kind of ...) become attached

"The spider's thread attached to the window sill"

(... is a kind of stick to ) form a chemical bond with

"The hydrogen binds the oxygen"

(stick to has a similar meaning as ...) come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation

"The dress clings to her body" "The label stuck to the box" "The sushi rice grains cohere"

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