Origin of hanging
OTHER WORDS FROM hanginghang·ing·ly, adverbun·hang·ing, adjective
Words nearby hanging
How to use hanging in a sentence
It features 3 moveable metal hooks for hanging headphones, and a fabric bag to store items like folders, notebooks, or pens.The best laptop desks for working at home in comfort|PopSci Commerce Team|January 14, 2021|Popular-Science
We also appreciate the hole for quick hanging in your office or workshop.
Wall hangings are a nice addition offering warmth, texture, and pattern for all areas of your home.
Before any batwings get naked, Boublil trains her big brown bats to catch a hanging mealworm.Here’s what bats ‘see’ when they explore the world with sound|Carolyn Wilke|October 29, 2020|Science News For Students
The Dprodo features two utility drawers for small electronics and office supplies, and one file drawer with adjustable hanging bar to support either letter or legal sized files.
Some “hanging judges” have handed down hundreds of death sentences at a time.
One is forced to ask, what on earth was Andrew doing hanging out with scantily clad teenagers?Buckingham Palace Disputes Sex Allegations Against Prince ‘Randy Andy’|Tom Sykes|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The first day of Liberty, I was hanging around waiting for Ford to come in.
I went to his joint once, back when I was first hanging out in New York, doing plays.
On Thursday night, Brinsley and this friend were hanging together.
The dog stood with hanging head and tail, as if ashamed he had let so many of his enemies get away unharmed.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The latter went immediately to look for his wife, and found her hidden in an attic, hanging to a beam.
Her eyes were not nearly as soft as they had been, while she picked up the hanging folds of pink cloth, and went on.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
She had been walking alone with her arms hanging limp, letting her white skirts trail along the dewy path.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Besides, there is always a bunch of bananas hanging inside the house, and he has sugar-cane in abundance.Alila, Our Little Philippine Cousin|Mary Hazelton Wade
British Dictionary definitions for hanging
- the putting of a person to death by suspending the body by the neck from a noose
- (as modifier)a hanging offence