glom onto (someone or something)

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glom onto (someone or something)

To cling to someone or something. I made a few friends at orientation and glommed onto them until classes started and I met more people.
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For the co-promoters, they can glom onto one of the biggest movie franchises of all time, possibly moving the needle a little on sales.
They glom onto one "idiotic" thing she said, and this reminds them of another, even more idiotic, and soon they have launched into a diatribe.
Theorists have assumed that planets start coalescing when small, solid objects glom onto one another in a protoplanetary disk.
It makes the fine solids in treated water glom onto one another, until they become big enough to settle out or be captured by filters to make sewage sludge.