Immediately, the wait staff donned the face masks that had been dangling around their necks and slid on rubber gloves.
Oprah, Barbara Walters, and NBC are dangling six-figure sums to land the first interview with the future queen's sister.
They are always suspended over a precipice, dangling by a slender thread that shows every sign of snapping.
The centerpiece of the design is a 52-carat ruby, dangling from a diamond encrusted bow.
To the wannabe winners he gave business cards and fliers, dangling attractive security solutions for their would-be shops.
The dangling rope had tightened with a snap and the wind swayed it no more.
Joseph suddenly paused and handed over the keys he was dangling.
A chunk of it cut the man's arm off, and left it dangling in my hand.
And he lunged upwards at the dangling figure in the light of the star-shell!
As it let go of the dangling limb, however, this parted under the strain.
1590s, probably from Scandinavian (cf. Danish dangle, Swedish dangla "to swing about," Norwegian dangla), perhaps via North Frisian dangeln. Related: Dangled; dangling.