Hanging Synonyms

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Synonyms for Hanging

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To come into legal operation in connection with anything; to vest.
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To fall or lie down heavily and noisily:
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To have a dependence:
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To hang or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended; as, a seal appended to a record; the inscription was appended to the column.
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To cause to move or sway with a fluttering or waving motion:
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To arrange into curves, curls, or undulations:
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To execute is defined as to carry out, perform or put to death.
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To influence the outcome or actions of (something) by improper or unlawful means:
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To hover
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To expose (someone) to ridicule or scorn.
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To throw, cast, fling, or hurl
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That droops or droop.
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Of or being a modifier, especially a participle or participial phrase, that grammatically modifies the subject of its sentence but semantically modifies another element of the sentence or an unstated referent, as approaching Dallas in the sentence Approaching Dallas, the skyline came into view.
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(Grammar, of a sentence) incomplete in some sense, such as lacking a finite verb.
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Hanging freely or loosely; suspended so as to swing
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Caused to stop for a while; interrupted or delayed.
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Dangling; tending to dangle.
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Having or building a hanging nest
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(Scots Law) A stay or postponement of the execution of a sentence, usually by letters of suspension granted on application to the lord ordinary.
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A flat, usually unframed piece of decorative work for hanging on a wall, as a tapestry, a quilt, or a piece made by weaving, macramé, or other techniques from a wide variety of materials
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To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
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(Figuratively, with preposition to) to be fond of, to feel strongly about
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Threaten is defined as to pose a danger to someone or something, or to make someone believe you pose a danger by making statements indicating an intent to harm them.
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In dancing, to turn around in a small circle with one's partner, holding hands or arms.
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(--- Chemistry) To disperse or put (particles, for example) in suspension.
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To stretch is to get wider, longer or larger, or to cause something to get wider, longer or larger or to try to make scarce resources go further.
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To pierce, puncture, or penetrate with a pointed instrument:
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To sink, in the middle, by its weight or under applied pressure, below a horizontal line or plane; as, a line or cable supported by its ends sags, though tightly drawn; the floor of a room sags; hence, to lean, give way, or settle from a vertical position; as, a building may sag one way or another; a door sags on its hinges.
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To rely; depend
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To fasten with or as with a pin
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(Baseball) To put out (a base runner).
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To depend for encouragement, aid, etc.; rely (on or upon)
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To tend to do or believe something, or move or be moved in a certain direction, away from a point of view, attitude, etc.
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To hang as on a hinge; be contingent; depend
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To drop is defined as to fall down, to cause something to fall down to the ground or to become lower or less.
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To hang or rest limply
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(Slang) In a fight or brawl, to knock someone to the floor, especially with a single punch.
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The definition of await is you are expecting or ready for something.
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To linger in one place.
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Jut is defined as to stick out.
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To hang over (something).
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(Psychology) Giving an outward appearance, in order to avoid a direct connection or to disguise or inflate the real essence.
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To turn attention. Used with to :
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To wait upon as a servant etc.; to accompany to assist (someone). [from 15th c.]
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(Intransitive) To move or match smoothly, gracefully, or continuously.
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To fasten or attach with tacks
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(Chiefly Brit., Informal) To go or move (off, away, etc.), esp. in a leisurely or furtive way
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Words Related to Hanging

To attach to a wall:
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To fix or direct steadily:
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(Figuratively, informal, hyperbolic) To punish severely.
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To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
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(Computing) An instance of ceasing to respond to input devices.
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