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Hang 1

Definition: To suspend; to fasten to some elevated point without support from below; often used with up or out; as, to hang a coat on a hook; to hang up a sign; to hang out a banner.

Hang 2

Definition: To fasten in a manner which will allow of free motion upon the point or points of suspension; said of a pendulum, a swing, a door, gate, etc.

Hang 3

Definition: To fit properly, as at a proper angle (a part of an implement that is swung in using), as a scythe to its snath, or an ax to its helve.

Hang 4

Definition: To put to death by suspending by the neck; a form of capital punishment; as, to hang a murderer.

Hang 5

Definition: To cover, decorate, or furnish by hanging pictures trophies, drapery, and the like, or by covering with paper hangings; said of a wall, a room, etc.

Hang 6

Definition: To paste, as paper hangings, on the walls of a room.

Hang 7

Definition: To hold or bear in a suspended or inclined manner or position instead of erect; to droop; as, he hung his head in shame.

Hang 8

Definition: To be suspended or fastened to some elevated point without support from below; to dangle; to float; to rest; to remain; to stay.

Hang 9

Definition: To be fastened in such a manner as to allow of free motion on the point or points of suspension.

Hang 10

Definition: To die or be put to death by suspension from the neck.

Hang 11

Definition: To hold for support; to depend; to cling; usually with on or upon; as, this question hangs on a single point.

Hang 12

Definition: To be, or be like, a suspended weight.

Hang 13

Definition: To hover; to impend; to appear threateningly; usually with over; as, evils hang over the country.

Hang 14

Definition: To lean or incline; to incline downward.

Hang 15

Definition: To slope down; as, hanging grounds.

Hang 16

Definition: To be undetermined or uncertain; to be in suspense; to linger; to be delayed.

Hang 17

Definition: The manner in which one part or thing hangs upon, or is connected with, another; as, the hang of a scythe.

Hang 18

Definition: Connection; arrangement; plan; as, the hang of a discourse.

Hang 19

Definition: A sharp or steep declivity or slope.

hang 20

Definition: a gymnastic exercise performed on the rings or horizontal bar or parallel bars when the gymnast''s weight is supported by the arms

hang 21

Definition: the way a garment hangs; "he adjusted the hang of his coat"

hang 22

Definition: a special way of doing something; "he had a bent for it"; "he had a special knack for getting into trouble"; "he couldn''t get the hang of it"

hang 23

Definition: of meat, in order to get a gamey taste; "hang the venison for a few days"

hang 24

Definition: hold on tightly or tenaciously; "hang on to your father''s hands"; "The child clung to his mother''s apron"

hang 25

Definition: cause to be hanging or suspended; "Hang that picture on the wall"

hang 26

Definition: place in position as by a hinge so as to allow free movement in one direction; "hang a door"

hang 27

Definition: be placed in position as by a hinge; "This cabinet door doesn''t hang right!"

hang 28

Definition: be suspended or poised; "Heavy fog hung over the valley"

hang 29

Definition: be suspended or hanging; "The flag hung on the wall"

hang 30

Definition: fall or flow in a certain way; "This dress hangs well"; "Her long black hair flowed down her back"

hang 31

Definition: decorate or furnish with something suspended; "Hang wallpaper"

hang 32

Definition: let drop or droop; "Hang one''s head in shame"

hang 33

Definition: give heed (to); "The children in the audience attended the recital quietly"; "She hung on his every word"; "They attended to everything he said"

hang 34

Definition: kill by hanging; "The murdered was hanged on Friday"

hang 35

Definition: prevent from reaching a verdict, of a jury

hang 36

Definition: be menacing, burdensome, or oppressive; "This worry hangs on my mind"; "The cloud of suspicion hangs over her"

hang 37

Definition: be exhibited; "Picasso hangs in this new wing of the museum"


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