View synonyms for stick to

stick to


  1. also tr to adhere or cause to adhere to
  2. to continue constantly at
  3. to remain faithful to
  4. not to move or digress from

    the speaker stuck closely to his subject

  5. stick to someone's fingers informal.
    to be stolen by someone
“Collins English Dictionary — Complete & Unabridged” 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

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Example Sentences

But some, the ones with real stick-to-it-iveness, join a gym and start a program like CrossFit.

No estimate of Mr. Klein could be called complete which did not take account of his grit and stick-to-it-iveness.

A fairly simple sentence is memorized; let us say, Ich kann meinen Stock heute nicht nehmen, I cant take my stick to-day.

I misdoubt, though, whether they've got enough substance and stick-to-the-ribs to make a meal out of all by themselves.

So it has been done, and can be done in your case; but it all depends upon you, your zeal and your stick-to-it-iveness.

There's a mortgage on the property; Old Stick-to-rights would be very glad to pay it off.





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