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Definition of Clung

Clung
Clung Clung, a. [Prop. p. p. fr. OE. clingen to wither. See Cling, v. i.] Wasted away; shrunken. [Obs.]
Clung
Clung Clung, imp. & p. p. of Cling.
Clung
Cling Cling (kl[i^]ng), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Clung (kl[u^]ng), Clong (kl[o^]ng), Obs.); p. pr. & vb. n. Clinging.] [AS. clingan to adhere, to wither; akin to Dan. klynge to cluster, crowd. Cf. Clump.] To adhere closely; to stick; to hold fast, especially by twining round or embracing; as, the tendril of a vine clings to its support; -- usually followed by to or together. And what hath life for thee That thou shouldst cling to it thus? --Mrs. Hemans.

Meaning of Clung from wikipedia

- poetry was included in AUP Poets 2 (2002). Her first collection of poems, Clung (Auckland University Press, 2004), won the 2005 Jessie Mackay Award for...
- McClung is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: A. Colin McClung, agricultural scientist Alexander Keith McClung (1811–1855), diplomat...
- Nellie Letitia McClung (born Letitia Ellen Mooney; 20 October 1873 – 1 September 1951), was a Canadian author, social activist, suffragette, and politician...
- Matthew "Mac" McClung (born January 6, 2000) is an American college basketball player for the Texas Tech Red Raiders of the Big 12 Conference. He pla****...
- McClung (April 14, 1972–December 6, 2006) was the first female United States Marine Corps officer killed in combat during the Iraq War. Major McClung was...
- least the 19th century. The word "clanger" is related to the dialect term "clung", which Joseph Wright glossed as meaning "heavy", in relation to food. The...
- months later, Isabelle McClung died. Cather and McClung had lived together when Cather first arrived in Pittsburgh, and while McClung eventually married and...
- James White McClung (June 6, 1798 – May 31, 1848) was an American lawyer and politician during the early days of Alabama statehood. He served in the Alabama...
- Emery McClung were musicians who recorded old-time music during the 1920s. They also recorded as The West Virginia Snake Hunters and The McClung Brothers...
- Canada. The five women, Emily Murphy, Irene Marryat Parlby, Nellie Mooney McClung, Louise Crummy McKinney and Henrietta Muir Edwards, created a petition in...
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