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To be, or cause to be, suspended in an elevated position
“Balconies, with gaily painted chambers opening into them, hang over the paved court.”
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To droop downwards
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“Young leaves hang limply from the ends of the branches, and in this flaccid state assume various beautiful shades of bright colors.”
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To attach, or be attached, to a wall
“It is equipped with a kitchen, bathroom and lounge, where framed posters of his books hang proudly on the walls.”
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Kill by suspension from a rope
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“His wife told the jury she thought she was going to die after he wrapped electric cable around her neck, pulled it tight and then tried to hang her.”
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Depend on future action
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Suspend or be suspended from above with the lower part dangling free
“Above it all, dark shapes hang suspended, almost motionless, swaying with the breeze.”
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Remain static in the air
“But now you've got a black cloud hanging over your head.”
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To paste (wallpaper) to a wall
“Off in the dining room Graham was sanding down the walls in hope that he'll be able to paint them straight rather than hang lining paper first.”
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To decorate (something) with hanging objects
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To postpone from being dealt with
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Be or cause to be balanced or suspended
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To thread (a series of small objects) on a string
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To be involved with
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To stay in the same place or condition
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To stick or jut out
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To line or decorate with paper or material
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To add (something) to the end of a written document
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To put to death by crucifixion
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Hang in suspense
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To move or glide through the air
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To be on the verge of transpiring, occurring or happening
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To adhere or stick firmly or closely to
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To delay action until a particular time or event
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To display or show (something) for others to see
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To enter, or issue forth, with a quick, sudden movement
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Pause in indecision before saying or doing something
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To estimate, measure, or note the similarity or dissimilarity between
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To waste or spend time idly and unfruitfully
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To provide an educational or philosophical foundation for
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To move or act at a slow speed
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A downward or declining slope or surface
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The extent to which something droops or hangs
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A clever or particular way of doing something
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The posture of a part of the body, typically reflecting a person's feelings or intentions
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A job or profession
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A situation in which different elements are equal or in the correct proportions
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