Translation of "cling" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /klɪŋ/ us /klɪŋ/ past tense and past participle clung

to hold someone or something tightly

I clung on to his hand in the dark.

(Translation of “cling” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /kliŋ/ (past tense, past participle clung /klaŋ/)

(usually with to) to stick (to); to grip tightly

engancharse, adherirse
The mud clung to her shoes
She clung to her husband as he said goodbye
He clings to an impossible hope
The boat clung to (= stayed close to) the coastline.
clingfilm noun

(British ) a very thin transparent plastic material which is used to wrap around food in order to keep it fresh; plastic wrap(American)

Adherente, Film
The sandwiches were wrapped in clingfilm.

(Translation of “cling” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)