verb (used without object), dan·gled, dan·gling.
verb (used with object), dan·gled, dan·gling.
Origin of dangle
Related formsdan·gler, noundan·gling·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for danglers
It was also employed as a contemptuous name for danglers on young women.Folk-lore of Shakespeare|Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
It was also employed as a contemptuous phrase for danglers after young women.Domestic folk-lore|T. F. Thiselton-Dyer
Uncle Giles says, “Perhaps they do it to keep off danglers.”Fred Markham in Russia|W. H. G. Kingston
Carmen—it was an old saying of the danglers in the time of Henderson—was a domestic woman except in her own home.That Fortune|Charles Dudley Warner