Significado de "cling" - Learner’s Dictionary

cling

verb [ I ] uk us /klɪŋ/ (past tense and past participle clung)
HOLD TIGHT

to hold someone or something tightly, especially because you are frightened:

She was found clinging to the ledge.
I clung on to his hand in the dark.
STICK

to stick to something:

His damp hair clung to his forehead.

(Definición de cling del Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)