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cling to

  • as inretain
  • as incherish
  • as inclutch
  • as inharbor
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Synonyms for cling to

verb hold on to physically or mentally
  • absorb
  • cling to
  • contain
  • enjoy
  • have
  • hold
  • keep
  • maintain
  • own
  • possess
  • preserve
  • recognize
  • clutch
  • detain
  • grasp
  • husband
  • memorize
  • mind
  • recall
  • recollect
  • remember
  • reminisce
  • reserve
  • restrain
  • retrospect
  • save
  • withhold
  • bear in mind
  • hand onto
  • hold fast
  • keep in mind
  • keep possession
  • put away

Antonyms for cling to

  • abandon
  • desert
  • disperse
  • dispossess
  • exclude
  • ignore
  • lack
  • let go
  • lose
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • need
  • neglect
  • not have
  • release
  • want
  • disregard
  • forget
  • free
  • liberate
  • waste
  • fire
  • pass up
  • spend
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to cling to

cherish

verb. care about deeply

cherished

verb. care about deeply

cherishes

verb. care about deeply

cherishing

verb. care about deeply

clutch

verb. grab, snatch

clutched

verb. grab, snatch
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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