/ ˈkliːv /
split · rive
(Irregular preterit, past participle: cleaved; or: cleft).
1. To make by cutting into.
2. To separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument; SYN. split, rive.
/ ˈstɪk wɪθ /
1. When you stick with a habit, plan, or type of work, you continue as before, without change. Stick to is similar to stick with.
2. When you stick with something that you use, you continue to use it.
3. When you stick with people, you remain with them or remain loyal to them.