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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Imagine that someone would come up with a bracket to hang heavy mirrors just like brackets for hanging flat-panel TVs.
Until there is resolution on the two charges brought against Inzamam - both ball-tampering and bringing the game into disrepute - the accusations hang heavy on the entire squad.
The storm clouds are beginning to hang heavy over Berwick Rangers as the Shielfield Park club's slump in form goes on.
That Carsten Holler was originally a scientist; that Doig lives in Trinidad; that Bontecou bowed out of the art world for a long time; that Kaoru Arima runs the Art Drug Center in Japan; that Mangelos was the pseudonym for a Croatian art historian; that Relph and Payne were kicked out of art school--all hang heavy, figuring as part of the aesthetic and importance of their work.
A religious man who attends church, Murdock crinkles his brow and his eyes hang heavy when he talks of unrest in the Middle East.
He's also known to hang heavy objects from a ring through the end of his tongue.
The guitars hang heavy and attempts to subvert the over-familiar E Street formula sound forced.
The plants, which hang heavy with fruit, are supported on wires strung between 2-inch-square wooden stakes.
There's probably only so much parading and blanco-ing and soaking of dubbin into army boots that a squaddie can do before time starts to hang heavy on his hands.