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English definition of “stick”

stick

verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep] (PUSH INTO)    /stɪk/ (stuck, stuck)
B2 to push a pointed object into or through something, or (of a pointed object ) to be pushed into or through something and stay there: She stuck the needle into my arm . We decided where to go for our holiday by closing our eyes and sticking a pin in the map . A thorn stuck in her finger . The metal springs were sticking through the mattress .Inserting and forcing things into other things
(Definition of stick verb (PUSH INTO) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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