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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jutting, projected, projecting, protruding, relieved, sticking(p), sticking out(p)adjective

    extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary

    "the jutting limb of a tree"; "massive projected buttresses"; "his protruding ribs"; "a pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sticking

    of Stick

  2. Sticking

    a. & n. from Stick, v

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Sticking

    The adherence, after the current is cut off, of the armature to the poles of a magnet. In telegraphy it is a cause of annoyance and obstructs the working. It may, in telegraphy, be due to too weak a spring for drawing back the armature, or to imperfect breaking of the contact by the despatcher's key or by the receiver's relay.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Sticking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3394

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sticking in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sticking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Sticking in a Sentence

  1. Raul Labrador:

    There's a lot of sticking points, not just one, every time we meet, we get a little closer. Sometimes that movement is glacial, so Raul Labrador really have to pay attention to observe it, but there is a way here, there is a way.

  2. Seiichi Fubasami:

    We are sticking to the goal despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

  3. Jakob Chychrun:

    You don’t want to get in those spots, but it’s going to happen throughout the season, it’s a matter of sticking with it to get yourself out of it. We gave ourselves a chance tonight.

  4. Erik Pevernagie:

    Remembering our past can be a healthy exercise. We should yet beware of manipulations of our memory. By sticking to things that torment us, we can be tempted to brood over what should have, could have or would have been done.(no shoulda,coulda,woulda). When we walk down the memory lane, we learn from the past and pick for the present the fundamentals, which can be brought into play for the future. ("Walking down the memory lane" )

  5. George Kyritsis:

    It is possible... We are interested in two things. Sticking to the deal and maintaining the rights (of migrants and refugees) ... It is a delicate and complicated process, we don't want to make mistakes.

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