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stick2

stick2

 
pronunciation:
stIk
phrases:
stick out
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part of speech: verb
inflections: sticks, sticking, stuck
definition 1: to break through the surface of something using an object with a point.
She stuck her finger with the needle.
similar words:
pink, poke, puncture
definition 2: to attach one thing to another with something sticky.
I stuck the two pieces of paper together with tape.
synonyms:
attach, fasten
similar words:
bind, connect, glue, join, paste, post, seal, tape
definition 3: to be attached or become attached to something.
The cat hairs are sticking to my coat.
similar words:
cling, hold
definition 4: to enter something and not be able to get out.
The wheels stuck in the mud.
synonyms:
lodge
similar words:
cling, fasten, hold
phrase: stick out
derivations: stickable (adj.), stickability (n.)
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