verb (used without object), dan·gled, dan·gling.
verb (used with object), dan·gled, dan·gling.
Origin of dangle
Synonyms for dangle
Examples from the Web for dangler
Historical Examples of dangler
They saw no more of Dangler, and the footprints had disappeared.
"This must have been Dangler's hangout," was Dick's comment.
A search was still in progress for Dangler, but so far he had not been located.
That was the closest we ever came to going down Dangler's hill.Back Home
I hate a dangler, who is more like a footman than a husband.Advice to Young Men
Word Origin for dangle
1590s, probably from Scandinavian (cf. Danish dangle, Swedish dangla "to swing about," Norwegian dangla), perhaps via North Frisian dangeln. Related: Dangled; dangling.