noun, plural (especially collectively) clingfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) clingfishes.
any of the family Gobiesocidae, having a sucking disk on the abdomen for to stones, debris, etc.
noun (pl) -fish, -fishes
any small marine teleost fish of the family Gobiesocidae, having a flattened elongated body with a sucking disc beneath the head for clinging to rocks, etc
[kling] /klɪŋ/ verb (used without object), clung, clinging. 1. to adhere closely; stick to: The wet paper clings to the glass. 2. to hold tight, as by grasping or embracing; cleave: The children clung to each other in the dark. 3. to be or remain close: The child clung to her mother’s side. 4. to […]
noun, Informal. 1. a person who behaves in a helpless and dependent manner in relationships with others. noun 1. (US & Canadian, informal) a woman who displays excessive emotional dependence on a man An overly dependent person, as in A clinging vine since her marriage, she’s never made a decision on her own. Nearly always […]
[kling-muh nz] /ˈklɪŋ mənz/ noun 1. a mountain on the border between North Carolina and Tennessee: the highest peak in the Great Smoky Mountains. 6642 feet (2024 meters).
noun 1. a clingstone peach.