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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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The weight of expectation now hangs heavily on O'Leary's shoulders and those of his players.
The weight of expectation now hangs heavily on O'Leary's shoulders and on those of his players, with pounds 18 million captain Rio Ferdinand alone costing more than the entire team which started last Thursday's match for Maritimo.
Once again the spectre of drug abuse hangs heavily over international sport as we head towards the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney.
In the heat and humidity of the beguiling island, the weight of past glories hangs heavily in the air as the West Indies prepare to try to stave off their first home series defeat to England for 36 years.
IT IS now over two years since September 11 and the threat of terrorism still hangs heavily over the world.
The shadow of the foot and mouth epidemic still hangs heavily over this year's Six Nations competition with many rugby fans coming from rural areas.
The distinct stench of animals hangs heavily outside the warehouse where rat traps have been placed at regular intervals around the building.
Deputy governor Mervyn King said: "Uncertainty surrounding military action hangs heavily over the short run outlook for the world economy and may have affected business and consumer confidence.
THE shadow of Michael Owen hangs heavily over Borussia Dortmund boss Matthias Sammer as he attempts to salvage the Germans' Champions League life.
A stench of animals hangs heavily outside the Glenrothes warehouse, where rat traps have been placed at regular intervals around the building.
The smell of decomposition hangs heavily in the air.
But Maradona's shadow still hangs heavily over the clash with Argentina as every England fan would love some revenge for his 1986 exploits.