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Synonyms for hang

dangle

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lower

lean

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execute

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get the hang of something

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hang around with someone

hang back

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hang on or upon something: depend

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hang on or upon something: listen attentively to

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  • listen attentively to
  • pay attention to
  • be rapt
  • give ear to

hang onto something: retain

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hang onto something: grip

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hang over something or someone

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to fasten or be fastened at one point with no support from below

to execute by suspending by the neck

to remain stationary over a place or object

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hang around: to visit regularly

hang around: to be with as a companion

hang on: to be determined by or contingent on something unknown, uncertain, or changeable

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hang on: to continue without halting despite difficulties or setbacks

hang out: to visit regularly

hang out: to be with as a companion

hang over: to be imminent

hang up: to cause to be later or slower than expected or desired

hang upon: to be determined by or contingent on something unknown, uncertain, or changeable

the proper method for doing, using, or handling something

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a special way of doing something

the way a garment hangs

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a gymnastic exercise performed on the rings or horizontal bar or parallel bars when the gymnast's weight is supported by the arms

be suspended or hanging

cause to be hanging or suspended

kill by hanging

let drop or droop

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fall or flow in a certain way

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be menacing, burdensome, or oppressive

give heed (to)

hold on tightly or tenaciously

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be exhibited

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prevent from reaching a verdict, of a jury

decorate or furnish with something suspended

be placed in position as by a hinge

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place in position as by a hinge so as to allow free movement in one direction

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suspend (meat) in order to get a gamey taste

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But most importantly, this is, the last time I checked, a free-ish country and provided that you are not committing a crime or about to commit one, then hanging around is not an offence, and what's more, none of anyone's business.
Anyone who saw a man fitting his description hanging around the bank before the incident itself or has information should contact Det Con Cath Uttley at Kirklees CID on 101 or CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111.
A petition was handed to the council with regard to the anti-social behaviour, drug use and noise into the early hours from youths hanging around the play area installed on Lansdowne Road - nothing has been done about it, so residents tell me.
This picture was taken by teenagers who met at The Green in Newcastle's Eldon Square, where Jordan spent days hanging around.
He writes: "Whether you like it or not, many people locally are very concerned about people moving in from England - and not working - and hanging around Town in pubs ogling young single parent Mothers - the latter, who in the main do a marvellous job looking after their 'kith and kin' - in comparison to the childs (sic) Father who in many cases, seem to be a complete waste of space.
Some youths were hanging around in Tweedsmuir Road near some shops, the shutters covered with graffiti.
When an ant is hanging around the nest, 97 percent of returning bees interrupt their first swoop to the nest and veer away.
We no longer suffer with youths hanging around at the entrance to our home, using rude and abusive language and discarding rubbish.
The message on 14 large banners hanging around town proclaims: Thank You, Buck, for HR 5471
Everyone,young and old, is in danger from yobs hanging around street corners drinking anything from Buckfast to cider.
There's too many people hanging around causing trouble.
The Castle View Cwrt Rawlin shopping mall in Caerphilly serves the adjoining new estate of more than 1,000 houses but has youths constantly hanging around it.
Females in poor condition are less likely than thriving females to have extra male helpers hanging around.