stick together


stick together
stick together
1. Lit. to adhere to one another. •

The noodles are sticking together. What shall I do?

You need to keep the pieces separate while you fry them or else they will stick together.

2. Fig. to remain in one another's company. •

Let us stick together so we don't get lost.

They stuck together through thick and thin.

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{v.} To remain close together in a situation. * /Stick together in the cave so that no one gets lost./ * /The gang stuck together after the game./ * /Bill and Bob stick together in a game or in a fight./ Syn.: HANG TOGETHER(1).

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • stick together — {v.} To remain close together in a situation. * /Stick together in the cave so that no one gets lost./ * /The gang stuck together after the game./ * /Bill and Bob stick together in a game or in a fight./ Syn.: HANG TOGETHER(1) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • stick together — ► stick together informal remain united or mutually loyal. Main Entry: ↑stick …   English terms dictionary

  • stick together — index adhere (fasten), cohere (adhere), combine (join together), consolidate (unite) …   Law dictionary

  • stick together — verb be loyal to one another, especially in times of trouble (Freq. 1) The two families stuck together throughout the war • Syn: ↑stay together • Hypernyms: ↑stay, ↑remain, ↑rest …   Useful english dictionary

  • stick together — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms stick together : present tense I/you/we/they stick together he/she/it sticks together present participle sticking together past tense stuck together past participle stuck together informal if people stick… …   English dictionary

  • stick\ together — v To remain close together in a situation. Stick together in the cave so that no one gets lost. The gang stuck together after the game. Bill and Bob stick together in a game or in a fight. Syn.: hang together(1) …   Словарь американских идиом

  • stick together — PHRASAL VERB If people stick together, they stay with each other and support each other. [V P] If we all stick together, we ought to be okay …   English dictionary

  • stick together — to support each other. If we all stick together, we can succeed …   New idioms dictionary

  • stick together — Synonyms and related words: accouple, accumulate, adhere, agglomerate, agglutinate, amass, articulate, assemble, associate, band, be consistent, be the case, be true, be truthful, bind, bond, bracket, braze, bridge, bridge over, bunch, cement,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stick together — be close with each other; stay together …   English contemporary dictionary


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