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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

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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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Kai Hang dressed from top to bottom in gray for her date.
He filed a mercy petition, but was rejected and he was hanged at 7.30am this morning.
Kurosawa: I saw him hang for the first time in a theater.
Artists who hang finds and creations need studios, places to shop for materials and ideas, recognition and reminders of their many related play experiences.
hang on 1 : to hold or grip something tightly 2 : to wait or stop briefly <I'm busy.
Instead, mark a vertical guideline on the wall, using a plumb line or a spirit level, before you hang the first length.
"By definition, hang glider pilots are very conservative," he says.
It doesn't matter whether or not this guy likes you--who wants to hang out with a dude who's rude?
I was a girl, so I was supposed to hang out with the girls.
'Where there is the suggestion that it's possible to hang for a period of time without consequences the BBFC will always intervene in children's films.
Hang the grocery bag by one handle on the suction cup's hook.
Hach said he loves the feeling of flying that comes when he straps on the 60-pound aluminum hang glider and jumps off a cliff.
We zoo ha--Acquitted, case reopened and ordered to hang.
Hang with us, and not only will you have the cash and connections to finance your own expeditions to the mall (not to mention tuition for college), but you could actually have something interesting to say about how you spent your summer when you get back to school.
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