stick on


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Verb1.stick on - apply a heavy coat to
cover - provide with a covering or cause to be covered; "cover her face with a handkerchief"; "cover the child with a blanket"; "cover the grave with flowers"
2.stick on - attach tostick on - attach to; "affix the seal here"  
stamp - affix a stamp to; "Are the letters properly stamped?"
attach - cause to be attached
seal - affix a seal to; "seal the letter"
post - affix in a public place or for public notice; "post a warning"
plaster - affix conspicuously; "She plastered warnings all over the wall"
Translations

w>stick on

vt sep
label, coveraufkleben (→ prep obj auf +acc)
(= add) moneydraufschlagen; (+prep obj) → aufschlagen auf (+acc)
vi
(label etc)kleben, haften (→ prep obj an +dat)
(inf: on horse) → oben bleiben; to stick on the horseauf dem Pferd bleiben
References in classic literature ?
It's what rag she can get to stick on her as she's thinking on from morning till night, as I often ask her if she wouldn't like to be the mawkin i' the field, for then she'd be made o' rags inside and out.