verb (used without object), dan·gled, dan·gling.
verb (used with object), dan·gled, dan·gling.
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Idioms for dangle
Origin of dangle
OTHER WORDS FROM dangledangler, noundan·gling·ly, adverb
Words nearby dangle
Example sentences from the Web for dangle
At the central port, cranes dangle in disuse and buildings open to the sky.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He said the Taliban typically dangle peace talks as a time-buying tactic, and “believe they will win on the battleground.”
Decorative silk tassels dangle from the fingers of disembodied hands reaching through the walls.Interactive Play ‘Queen of the Night’ Opens at Restored Diamond Horseshoe Club|Brian Spitulnik|December 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Dangle mere feet from one of these behemoths to feel very small indeed.It’s a Big, Big World: Sights That Make You Feel Small|Lonely Planet|December 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Way to let the wife dangle way out there on a limb for you, man.
You have learnt to sit behind the stove like an old crone, and to dangle at the apronstrings of the women.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
The devil especially loves to dangle his tail in the affairs of poor desolate women, and to this Caroline has come.The Petty Troubles of Married Life, Complete|Honore de Balzac
He sits shambling in the saddle, his smock and tall boots dangle on his bony figure.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther
A tangled wisp of unkempt sandy hair never failed to dangle below the curtain of the sun-bonnet on the back of her neck.
Every few steps some man would sink into the ice-pack up to his waist and his legs would dangle in slush without finding bottom.Historic Adventures|Rupert S. Holland