verb (used without object), hinged, hing·ing.
verb (used with object), hinged, hing·ing.
Words nearby hinge
Origin of hinge
OTHER WORDS FROM hingehinge·less, adjectivehinge·like, adjectivere·hinge, verb (used with object), re·hinged, re·hing·ing.well-hinged, adjective
Examples from the Web for hinging
A sign of this is that few see the fate of an eventual meeting as hinging on an upcoming UN nuclear inspection of Iran.Iran's Offer to Talk About Its Nuclear Program Eases Tension For Now|Michael Adler|February 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Now he laid his open palm on his bosom, and now hinging it abroad, he gallantly snapped his fingers in the air.Red Gauntlet|Sir Walter Scott
A heavy strong twine may be used for hinging the wings to the body.Educational Toys|Louis C. Petersen
In hinging the brackets to the back see that they are high enough to support the lid at right angles to the box.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various