To adhere closely; stick; cling.
She cleaved onto her parents like a fly to shit, ’till they tried to baptize her and score her genitals.
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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)
Cleave. The Effin Word, The Effin Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/cleave. Accessed 4 June 2023.
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The Effin Word, s.v. cleave, accessed June 4, 2023, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/cleave.
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The Effin Word. (n.d.). Cleave. In The Effin Word. Retrieved June 4, 2023, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/cleave