- a tapestry, carpet, or similar object hung against a wall as decoration; arras.
Origin of wall hanging
First recorded in 1895–1900
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Examples from the Web for wall hanging
A tiny tongue of flame caught the edge of a wall-hanging, ran up to the dry oaken rafters and speedily ignited them.Satan Sanderson
Hallie Erminie Rives