(intransitive, adverb) (informal) to remain loyal or friendly to one another
Remain united, as in It’s important that we stick together on this issue. [ Mid-1500s ]
[stik-too-i-tiv, -it-iv] /ˌstɪkˈtu ɪ tɪv, -ɪt ɪv/ adjective, Informal. 1. tenaciously resolute; persevering: Stick-to-it-ive people get ahead in life.
noun dogged perseverance; resolute tenacity; also written stick-to-it-ive-ness Examples The only way she has published so many books is through stick-to-it-ive-ness. Word Origin 1909 Usage Note colloquial sticks, the
noun See sticktoitiveness
noun, Informal. 1. any adhesive substance. sticktoitiveness