cling together

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cling together

1. Of two or more things, to adhere to one another. The pages in this book are so thin that they usually cling together.
2. Of two or more people, to hold each other tightly. The wind was so strong that we had to cling together just to cross the parking lot!
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cling together

[for two or more people or animals] to hold on tightly to each other. The two children clung together throughout the ordeal. The baby baboon and its mother clung together and could not be separated.
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Add three to four tbsp chilled water and mix in with a roundbladed knife until the pastry clings together. Form the dough into a ball, then wrap and chill for 10 minutes.
Add the chilled water and mix it in with a round-bladed knife until the pastry clings together. Use your hand to form the dough into a ball - it should be firm enough to roll out without cracking.
Add three to four tbsp chilled water and mix with a roundbladed knife until the pastry clings together. Form a ball, then wrap and chill for 10mins.
Add three to four tbsp chilled water and mix with a round-bladed knife until the pastry clings together. Form a ball, then wrap and chill.
Mix in the chilled water until pastry clings together. Use your hand to form the dough into a ball.
Mix together with a knife until the pastry clings together. Form the dough into a ball, then wrap in cling film and chill for 10 minutes.
2 : an amount of something that holds or clings together <a mass of clouds>
Remarkably it all clings together and is utterly unique - a funny and unpredictable mix of fact and fiction that's so clever, it slaps its own back.
Add 3/4 cup water and stir with a fork until dough clings together. Knead on a well-floured board until dough feels smooth, 2 to 3 minutes.
Add 3-4 tbsp chilled water and mix it in with a round-bladed knife until the pastry clings together. Form the dough into a ball, then wrap and chill for 10 minutes.
Gradually add 1/3 cup cold water, mixing with a fork or processor until dough clings together. Pat dough into a ball; cover and chill 1 hour.
Bring to a full rolling boil over high heat, add flour all at once, and beat with spoon until mixture becomes a smooth, thick paste that clings together and comes away from sides of pan; remove from heat.