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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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Three years later Pierrepoint hanged Christie as well.
The man most likely to be hanged if an execution is ordered is Youth Congress office blast case convict Devender Pal Singh Bhullar.
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh commented on Twitter that "finally Kasab hanged. The Government of India should pursue the case of the handlers in Pakistan.
David's friend Thomas Davies, of North Cornelly, hanged himself in a park on February 25, 2007.
The following month, 19-year-old David Dilling was found hanged near his home in Pyle, Bridgend.
Hay pee don--Third-born Child and Male in a Dakota Family with the Diminutive "Little." Hanged at Mankato.
Alice Williamson, aged 68, was hanged on Newcastle Town Moor in 1758 for burglary.
When Miss Lena came home from visiting her sister in Jackson and found out Bobby Lee Carter had hanged a man from her sycamore tree, she left the breakfast dishes unwashed in the sink for the first time in her life.
Ruth Ellis was the last woman to be hanged in Britain in 1955 for shooting her lover.
The Hanging Garden is the story of a gay man named Sweet William who may or may not have, as an unhappy 15 year-old, hanged himself in the garden behind his Nova Scotia home.
In February, seventy-four men were hanged at Carlisle.
They bound his hands and feet with straps, carefully knotted a rope under his jaw, sprang the trap door on which he stood, and hanged him by his neck until he was dead.
Earlier, confusion persisted as jail officials were not sure whether the two inmates in Karachi would be hanged. "Right now, the orders say that those inmates who are terrorists are to be hanged," said superintendent Kazi Nazeer Ahmed.
A 24-year-old Omani hanged himself to death on Tuesday morning in his house in the Al Aqula area of Kalba.
IRAN hanged 21 men yesterday in the latest round of group executions, state media reported.