Usage examples for adheres

  1. The spirit that is not elevated above the sensual things of the body, and thereby adheres to them, is not sensible of any other delights than those which flow in from the flesh and the world through the senses of the body: these delights it seizes upon, is delighted with, and makes its own. – The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love by Emanuel Swedenborg
  2. Comstock, in his " Introduction to Entomology" strongly recommends Brauer's classification, but for reasons of simplicity and convenience adheres to a modification of the old classification of Westwood. – Directions for Collecting and Preserving Insects by C. V. Riley
  3. Ignite the melted sulphur which adheres and insert it quickly in a bottle of oxygen. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.