What is another word for hanging?

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Situated or designed so as to appear to hang down
“She left a little extra hanging over the end and cut that hanging bit into two long strands for tying behind my wrist.”
Bending downward or forward
“… hanging branches blocked our way for a good part of the trail.”
A downward slope
“… with a steep hanging like that, the roofers can't be too careful.”
A decorative piece of fabric or curtain hung on the wall of a room or around a bed
“A giant antique embroidered hanging.”
Present participle for attach or be attached to a hook on a wall
“It is equipped with a kitchen, bathroom and lounge, where framed posters of his books hang proudly on the walls.”
Present participle for kill by suspension from a rope
“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.”
Present participle for depend on future action
“… our plan to go to the amusement park has all been worked out; now it just hangs on the weather.”
Present participle for 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.”
Present participle for remain static in the air
“But now you've got a black cloud hanging over your head.”
“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.”
Present participle for to decorate (something) with hanging objects
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