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しがみ付く
Readings
しがみつく
shigamitsuku
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Usually written using kana alone
to clingsich klammern an…, sich festhalten an…

Kanji
ON: KUN: つ.ける, -づ.き, -つき, -つ.き, つ.き, -づ.く, つ.く, -づけ, -づ.け, -つ.け, つ.け-, つ.け, -づ.ける, -つ.ける, -づき
adhere, attach, refer to, append

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼女は私の手にしっかりとしがみ付いた。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), (わたし), (て), 確り (しっかり), しがみ付く (しがみつく)She held on to my hand tightly.

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