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hanging

hang·ing

hanging

 
pronunciation:
haeng Ing
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act, process, or instance of executing a person by means of suspending the body from a rope attached around the neck.
definition 2: an object of art, such as a tapestry, that is hung on a wall.
definition 3: the act or an instance of suspending.
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: suspended.
hanging plants
definition 2: punishable by hanging.
a hanging offense
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