Dictionary.com

hanging

[ hang-ing ]
/ ˈhæŋ ɪŋ /
Save This Word!
See synonyms for: hanging / hangings on Thesaurus.com

noun
adjective
QUIZ
GOOSES. GEESES. I WANT THIS QUIZ ON PLURAL NOUNS!
Test how much you really know about regular and irregular plural nouns with this quiz.
Question 1 of 9
Which of the following nouns has an irregular plural form?

Origin of hanging

1250–1300; Middle English (noun, adj.), Old English hangande (adj.) See hang, -ing1, -ing2

OTHER WORDS FROM hanging

hang·ing·ly, adverbun·hang·ing, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use hanging in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for hanging

hanging
/ (ˈhæŋɪŋ) /

noun
adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK