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hang

hang

 
pronunciation:
haeng
parts of speech:
verb, noun
phrases:
hang around, hang up
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part of speech: verb
inflections: hangs, hanging, hung
definition 1: to attach to a point without support from below.
She hung a pair of curtains.Let's hang the painting above the couch.
synonyms:
suspend
definition 2: to lean over or out of something.
He hung out of the window.
synonyms:
lean
similar words:
bend, extend, reach
 
part of speech: noun
definition: (informal) the idea or skill of how to do something.
My daughter got the hang of riding a bike.
similar words:
idea, skill
phrase: hang around
phrase: hang up
Word Builder: hang +
  • hanger:
    a device for hanging clothes on a rack.