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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

Synonyms for hang

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

Synonyms for hang

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 ?
Three years later Pierrepoint hanged Christie as well.
David's friend Thomas Davies, of North Cornelly, hanged himself in a park on February 25, 2007.
Last month, 20-year-old Liam Clarke, a friend of Dale Crole, was found hanged in a Bridgend park.
Why Bobby Lee went so quick and the boy he hanged had to suffer so, no one knew.
Because his crimes were so heinous, and because he repeatedly said that he wanted to be hanged and rebuffed any efforts to prevent it, many feel that we who oppose the death penalty were wrong in trying to prevent the state from killing him.
Two death row prisoners were hanged in Kot Lakhpat jail.
Seventeen convicted drug smugglers were hanged in North-Eastern Iran, about 1,000km from the capital, Tehran.
THE last man to be hanged in Newcastle Prison met his end at 9.
A TEENAGE girl found hanged at the weekend went to the same secondary school as a girl also found hanged last month.
LAHORE -- Seven death row prisoners including son and father were hanged in different jails at Punjab early Wednesday morning.
The proper term for execution by hanging is to be hanged by the neck until you are dead, as the judges used to say.
Not her own, but the would-be death of a 20-year-old Burbank woman who called 911 then hanged herself out the window of a two-story apartment complex because she and her boyfriend had just broken up.
Lahore -- Seven death row convicts were hanged in different jails of Punjab on Wednesday.
FAISALABAD/ SAHIWAL -- As many as four death house inmates have been hanged till their death at the gallows in jails of different Punjab cities early Tuesday morning.
2) Hangman's Tree bar owner Ruby DeCair plans to keep the hanged effigy.