Translation of "stick" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk /stɪk/ us past tense and past participle stuck
JOIN [ I, T ]

B1 to become joined to something or to make something become joined to something else, usually with a substance like glue

Anne stuck a picture of her boyfriend on the wall.
The stamp wouldn't stick to the envelope.
stick sth in/on/under, etc informal

to put something somewhere

засовывать что-либо в/на/под и т. д.
Just stick your bag under the table.
stick (sth) in/into/through, etc

B2 If something sharp sticks into something, it goes into it, and if you stick something sharp somewhere, you push it into something.

втыкать(ся) (что-либо) в/сквозь и т. д.
She stuck the needle into his arm.

to become fixed in one position and not be able to move

This drawer has stuck - I can't open it.
can't stick sb/sth UK informal

to not like someone or something

не терпеть, не выносить кого-либо/что-либо
I can't stick her.
→ See also stick to your guns , poke/stick your nose into sth , stick/put your oar in

(Translation of “stick verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)