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.
Disposed to inflict severe sentences, such as death by hanging:
(Informal) Tired or dejected
Not fully worked out, concluded, or agreed on; provisional:
Having or building a hanging nest
Unsure of how to act or proceed; undecided.
Easily frightened; lacking self-confidence; shy; timorous
Inclined to waver; irresolute.
Hung or appearing to be hung from a support
Given to or exhibiting hesitation
That droops or droop.
having branches or flower heads that bend downward
Having graceful, drooping branches
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