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hang [ hæŋ] vt.挂,悬;吊死

hang about 闲荡;聚在…临近

hang on 抓紧不放;坚持下去

hang on to 紧紧握住

hang up 把…挂起来;挂断

hang back 犹豫,踌躇,畏缩不前

hang about 闲荡

hang back 踌躇不前,退缩

hang on 持续,坚持下去

hang up 挂,吊<物>,拖延...,中止,搁置

hang about
闲荡

hang back
踌躇不前,退缩

hang on
持续,坚持下去

hang up
挂,吊<物>,拖延...,中止,搁置

hang [hæŋ] v. 处(人)绞刑;上吊 悬挂,吊着;把…吊起

hang [hæŋ] v.中止,暂停,挂起

险胜 "cliff-hanging win, narrow victory, nose out"

Hanging Basket 挂篮

Hanging Lamp 挂灯

leave someone alone ! 不干涉; 听其自然
A: Isn't it about time Jane visited her hairdresser? Her bangs are hanging all over her face now.
A: Jane 该去见她的美发师了吧! 她的浏海都(长到)垂到脸上了。
B: Leave her alone. Maybe she likes to have her eyes covered so she doesn't have to see your face.
B: 妳管她! 也许她希望(头发长到)把眼睛盖住, 好看不见妳的脸啊!
- "leave me alone"有要求别人「不要管」的意思。"hairdresser" 是花时间整理你头发的「美发师」; "barber" 则是收费低廉, 5分钟就把你的头发剪好送出门的「理发师」。

snob 自负的人; 攀龙附凤的人
A: Why don't you talk to Barnett any more?
A: 你为什么不再和 Barnett 讲话了呢?
B: I don't hang out with snobs.
B: 我不和自大的人作朋友(在一起)的。
- "snob" 是指因自己的财势或成就而「眼睛长在头上」的人。
你也以说这些人"full of themselves", 因为他们满脑子里都是「我真了不起!」的想法。
"snob" 也可以指对谄上傲下的人。

hang around 常常光顾一个地方

Hang it all! 岂有此理

hang on to it 继续下去

hang on to sth 继续使用某物

hang up 挂断电话

Plasma TV is so light that it can be hung on a wall.
等离子电视轻得可以挂到墙壁上。

To reform a man is a tedious and uncertain labour; hanging the sure work of a minute.
改造人是冗长而无把握的工作,绞刑则是举手之劳。

Please seize the man. He has been hanging around my store all day and acting peculiarly.
请把那个人抓起来。他在我店四周游逛了一整天,行为异样。

Don't fling your clothes about on the chair; hang them up.
别把衣服乱扔在椅子上,把它们挂起来。

Don't hang the picture on that wall as it is facing the sun all day.
别把照片挂在那墙上,因为那墙整天晒着太阳。

Hang on tight; it's going to be a rough ride.
抓紧;汽车要颠簸了。

Her bedroom is hung with posters of the pop stars.
她的卧室里挂着一些明星的画像。

I washed a lot of clothes, but couldn't find a rope to hang them.
我洗了很多衣服,但找不到绳子把它们晾起来。

I have to hang up now.
我得挂电话了。

I'm thinking of hanging the lamp from the ceiling.我打算把灯吊在天花板上。

You may hang your coat on the hook.
你可以把外套挂在钩子上。

Hang the clothes on the line.
把衣服晾在绳子上。

The lamp hung over the table.
那盏灯悬挂在桌子上方。

The branches hung down and touched the water.
树枝低垂,下拂水面。

请挂电话吧。
Please hang up the phone. *“挂断电话”用hang up,而不能用cut。
Please put down the receiver.
Would you please get off the phone? (您能挂上电话吗?)

我还没说完呢,她就把电话挂上了。
She hung up on me. *hunghang的过去式。
She hung up before I finished.

我只是在消磨时间。
I'm just killing time. *kill time “消磨时间”、“打发时间”。
I'm just hanging out. *hang out “什么都不做,无端地耗费时间”。

加油啊!祝你好运!
Good luck.
Break a leg. *原本是对要上台演出的人说的话。
Go for it. (走吧!)
Hang in there. (那,加油吧!)

放松点儿。
Kick back! *“悠闲自得地”、“放松地”、“舒适地”。含有不紧张,精神上放松的语感。
Kick back, make yourself at home. (请随便些,像在自己家里一样。)
Thanks. (谢谢。)
Just relax!
Take it easy!
Just hang loose! *比较旧的说法。

别松劲!
Hang in there! *鼓励正在做某事的人,“坚持下去!”、“不要放弃!”。
I can't do it anymore. (我不行了。)
Hang in there! (别松劲!))
Don't give it up!
Keep at it! (坚持下去!)
Keep your chin up! (要有信心!)
Try harder! (再加把劲!)

别认输!/别放弃!
Don't give up! *它和hang in there的意思几乎相同,只不过这种说法比较直接。
Keep it up!
Never give up! (绝对不能放弃!)

Hang the shirt on a hanger.
把衬衫挂在衣架上。

Hang out 瞎混

Hang out with... 跟某人一起瞎混

Great weights hang on small wires.
千钧一发。

He who would hang his dog gives out first that it is mad.
欲加之罪,何患无词。

He who would hang his dog gives out first that it is mad.
欲加之罪,何患无词。

A creaking door hangs long on its hinges.
户枢不蠹。

Give a dog a bad name and hang him.
欲加之罪,何患无词。

Give a fool rope enough and he will hang himself.
授绳与愚,愚能自傅。

Give a thief rope enough and he will hang himself.
多行不义必自毙。

Hang up one's fiddle when one comes home.
在外谈笑风生,在家闷闷不乐。

Hang up one's hat in another's house.
在别人家里久留不去,长期居住。

Save a thief from gallows and he will help hang you.
放虎归山。

The bough that bears most, hangs lowest.
枝头结果越多,垂得越低。

The sweetest grapes hang the highest.
最甜的葡萄挂在最高的地方。

War makes thieves, and peace hangs them.
战争造成盗贼,和平把他们吊死。

Sorry, I've got to hang up. My wife's waiting for me.

leave someone alone !不干涉;听其自然
A: Isn't it about time Jane visited her hairdresser? Her bangs are hanging all over her face now.
A: Jane该去见她的美发师了吧!她的刘海都(长到)垂到脸上了。
B: Leave her alone. Maybe she likes to have her eyes covered so she doesn't have to see your face.
B:你管她!也许她希望(头发长到)把眼睛盖住,好看不见你的脸啊!
"leave me alone"有要求别人「不要管」的意思。"hairdresser"是花时间整理你头发的「美发师」; "barber"则是收费低廉, 5分钟就把你的头发剪好送出门的「理发师」。

@@@ 留
carry over 继续下去, 遗留下来
hang around 逗留; 转悠
hang on to sth. 保留...; 不把...卖掉或
给别人
impress sb. with sth. 给...留下深刻印象
keep an eye on & keep an eye out (for) 照料, 照看; 留心, 注意
keep one's eyes open (for) 留心看着; 保持警惕
leave behind 1.留下(痕迹等)
2.把...遗留在..., 忘记携带...
make an impression on sb. 给某人留下印象; 使某人感动
pay heed to 注意..., 留心...
stay behind (别人走后)在某处留下不走(尤指暂不回家)
stick around 逗留/停留在某处或附近, 不走远

down : 向下的位置(to or into a lower position)
cast down 扔下
cut down砍倒
get down 下来
hand down 传下来
knock down 撞倒
lay down 放下
let down 放下
pour down 倾盆而下
pull down 拉下
set down 放下
sit down 坐下
step down 走下来
throw down 扔下
turn down 拆下
take down 取下
blow down 吹倒
bring down 打倒
hang down 垂下
sink down 沉落
slip down 失足
squat down 蹲下
swallow down 吞下
stoop down 伏身
splash down 飞溅而下
touch down 降落
bend down 弯下
bow down 鞠躬
kneel down 跪下
lie down 躺下
strip down 脱下

on : 连上,固定住,(in or into a state of being connected)
act on 对…起作用
catch on 抓牢
come on 跟随
count on 依赖
draw on 带上,穿上
fasten on 纠缠,抓牢
fit on 固定
get on 接近
paste on 粘住
turn on 打开
switch on 打开
pin on 钉住
put on 穿上
try on 试穿
pull on 穿上
hang on 不挂断
build on 建立于
leave on 留住
take on 穿下
rely on 依靠
depend on 依靠

over : 结束,完成(finished, at an end)
get over 结束,熬过
stand over 延期
stop over 逗留
hold over 推迟
give over 停止
lie over 搁置
hang over 延期
throw over 抛弃
go over 看完
leave over 剩下

hung over宿醉未醒
Don't disturb him. He's still hung over from last night.
别吵醒他,他宿醉仍未醒。
4. has-been过时的人或物
Lisa is a has-been. No one will hire her any more.
丽莎已经过时了。没人会再雇佣她。

hang in there忍耐一下
Hang in there. Things will look up soon.
忍耐一下。事情很快就会好转的。

get after盯着,责备
Ann's mother gets after her to hang up her clothes.
安的妈妈盯着她,要她把衣服挂好。

get the hang of进入状态,摸到窍门
I think if I practice serving a couple of times, I'll get the hang of it.
我想如果我多练习几次发球,我就会魔到窍门了。

hang out溜达
In here free time, Kathy likes to hang out at the mall with her friends.
凯西有空袭缓和朋友到商场溜达。

hang around 常常光顾一个地方

Hang it all! 岂有此理

hang on to it 继续下去

hang on to sth 继续使用某物

hang up 挂断电话

hung one on 大醉

hang about/around 闲荡,闲呆着

hang on 坚持,抓紧,不放;等待片刻,(打电话时)不挂断;有赖于;取决于

hang up 挂断(电话):悬挂,挂起

hang on to 紧紧抓住;保留(某物)

- get the hang of something 掌握某事的窍门
I've got the hang of the new computer system pretty soon.

壁挂 hanging

却步 hang back

帮闲 [bāng xián] /hang on to and serve the rich and powerful by literary hack work/etc/

壁挂 [bì guà] /wall hanging/

壁毯 [bì tǎn] /tapestry (used as a wall hanging)/

匾 [biǎn] /a tablet/a board with an inscription/a sign hung above a door/

裱 [biǎo] /hang (paper)/mount (painting)/

不绝如缕 [bù jué rú lǚ] /hanging by a thread/very precarious/almost extinct/(of sound) linger on faintly/

垂 [chuí] /to hang (down)/droop/dangle/bend down/hand down/bequeath/nearly/almost/to approach/

垂下 [chuí xià] /to hang down/

搭 [dā] /build (scaffolding)/take (boat, train)/hang/join/match/take passage/

低 [dī] /to lower (one's head)/to let droop/to hang down/low/to incline/beneath/low/

吊 [diào] /to hang a person/

吊 [diào] /condole with/hang/

挂 [guà] /hang/suspend/

挂 [guà] /to hang/to put up/to suspend/

挂好 [guà hǎo] /to hang up properly (telephone, picture, clothes, etc.)/

恒生 [héng shēng] /Hang Seng (name)/

恒生银行 [héng shēng yín háng] /Hang Seng bank, Hong Kong/

绞 [jiǎo] /hang (a criminal)/to turn/to twist/to wind/

扣人心弦 [kòu rén xīn xián] /to excite/to thrill/exciting/thrilling/cliff-hanging/

浪荡 [làng dàng] /to loiter/to hang around/

裢 [lián] /pouch hung from belt/

屏条 [píng tiáo] /set of (usually four) hanging scrolls/

悬 [xuán] /hang/suspend/

悬挂 [xuán guà] /(car) suspension/hang/

缢 [yì] /hang/strangle oneself/

揄 [yú] /draw out/let hanging/

幛 [zhàng] /hanging scroll/

{adj: attractive, magnetic} having the properties of a magnet; the ability to draw or pull
"an attractive force"
"the knife hung on a magnetic board"
<-> repulsive

{adj: aweigh} (used of an anchor) hanging clear of the bottom
"anchors aweigh"

{adj: baggy, loose-fitting, sloppy} not fitting closely; hanging loosely
"baggy trousers"
"a loose-fitting blouse is comfortable in hot weather"

{adj: brushed} (of hair or clothing) groomed with a brush
"with shining hair neatly brushed"
"the freshly brushed clothes hung in the closet"

{adj: cliff-hanging, suspenseful, suspensive, nail-biting} (of a situation) characterized by or causing suspense

{adj: drooping, droopy, sagging} hanging down (as from exhaustion or weakness)

{adj: episodic} of writing or narration; divided into or composed of episodes
"the book is episodic and the incidents don't always hang together"

{adj: floppy} hanging limply
"a spaniel with floppy ears"

{adj: fringed} having a decorative edging of hanging cords or strips

{adj: furled, rolled} rolled up and secured
"furled sails bound securely to the spar"
"a furled flag"
"his rolled umbrella hanging on his arm"

{adj: hung} (usually followed by `with' or used in a combining form) having items suspended on or from a support
"walls hung with valuable paintings"
"a vine-hung trellis"

{adj: loose, slack} not tense or taut
"the old man's skin hung loose and grey"
"slack and wrinkled skin"
"slack sails"
"a slack rope"

{adj: pendent, pendant, dependent, hanging, hanging down} supported from above
"a pendant bunch of grapes"

{adj: seamy, seedy, sleazy, sordid, squalid} morally degraded
"a seedy district"
"the seamy side of life"
"sleazy characters hanging around casinos"
"sleazy storefronts with...dirt on the walls"- Seattle Weekly
"the sordid details of his orgies stank under his very nostrils"- James Joyce
"the squalid atmosphere of intrigue and betrayal"

{adj: shagged, shaggy} having a very rough nap or covered with hanging shags
"junipers with shagged trunks"
"shaggy rugs"

{adj: smoked, smoke-cured, smoke-dried} (used especially of meats and fish) dried and cured by hanging in wood smoke

{adj: straight} (of hair) having no waves or curls
"her naturally straight hair hung long and silky"
<-> curly

{adj: tapestried} hung or decorated with tapestry

{adv: about, around} in the area or vicinity
"a few spectators standing about"
"hanging around"
"waited around for the next flight"

{adv: damply, moistly} in a damp manner
"a scarf was tied round her head but the rebellious curl had escaped and hung damply over her left eye"

{adv: droopingly} in a drooping manner
"a branch hung low, droopingly"

{adv: formlessly} in a formless manner
"the dress hung formlessly on her body"

{adv: heavy, heavily} slowly as if burdened by much weight
"time hung heavy on their hands"

{adv: hopelessly} without hope; desperate because there seems no possibility of comfort or success
"he hung his head hopelessly"
"`I must die,' he said hopelessly"
<-> hopefully

{adv: independently, severally} apart from others
"the clothes were hung severally"

{adv: lackadaisically} in an idle and lackadaisical manner
"he was hanging around the house lackadaisically"

{adv: lethargically, unenergetically} without energy; in a lethargic manner
"he hung around the house lethargically"

{adv: limply} without rigidity
"the body was hanging limply from the tree"

{adv: lowest} in the lowest position; nearest the ground
"the branch with the big peaches on it hung lowest"

{adv: low} in a low position; near the ground
"the branches hung low"

{adv: narrow-mindedly, small-mindedly} in a narrow-minded manner
"narrow-mindedly, the authorities closed down the cafe where teenagers used to hang out"
<-> broad-mindedly

{adv: over} beyond the top or upper surface or edge; forward from an upright position
"a roof that hangs over";

{adv: presentably} in a presentable manner
"years ago in her white-painted infancy it must have hung presentably on the deck of some luxury liner"

{adv: shapelessly} in a shapeless manner
"the dress hung shapelessly on her thin body"

{n: Dictyophera, genus Dictyophera} closely related to genus Phallus distinguished by an indusium hanging like a skirt from below the pileus

{n: Eton jacket} a jacket hanging to the waist and cut square at the bottom

{n: Hanging Gardens of Babylon} a terraced garden at Babylon watered by pumps from the Euphrates; construction attributed to Nebuchadnezzar around 600 BC

{n: Jacob's ladder, jack ladder, pilot ladder} (nautical) a hanging ladder of ropes or chains supporting wooden or metal rungs or steps

{n: Kakemono} a Japanese (paper or silk) wall hanging; usually narrow with a picture or writing on it and a roller at the bottom

{n: Phallus, genus Phallus} genus of fungi having the cap or pileus hanging free around the stem

{n: Pholiota destruens} a large fungus with whitish scales on the cap and remnants of the veil hanging from the cap; the stalk is thick and hard

{n: Stropharia ambigua} a gilled fungus with a long stalk and a yellow slimy cap from which fragments of the broken veil hang; gills are initially white but become dark brown as spores are released

{n: accommodation ladder} (nautical) a portable ladder hung over the side of a vessel to give access to small boats alongside

{n: backdrop, background, backcloth} scenery hung at back of stage

{n: banana, banana tree} any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits

{n: bearded vulture, lammergeier, lammergeyer, Gypaetus barbatus} the largest Eurasian bird of prey; having black feathers hanging around the bill

{n: belfry} a room (often at the top of a tower) where bells are hung

{n: bell ringing, carillon, carillon playing} playing a set of bells that are (usually) hung in a tower

{n: bent hang} a hang performed with the elbows bent

{n: bent, knack, hang} a special way of doing something
"he had a bent for it"
"he had a special knack for getting into trouble"
"he couldn't get the hang of it"

{n: bob} a hanging weight, especially a metal ball on a string

{n: box coat} a short coat that hangs loosely from the shoulders

{n: bulletin board, notice board} a board that hangs on a wall; displays announcements

{n: carillon} set of bells hung in a bell tower

{n: catenary} the curve theoretically assumed by a perfectly flexible and inextensible cord of uniform density and cross section hanging freely from two fixed points

{n: ceriman, Monstera deliciosa} tropical American vine having roots that hang like cords and cylindrical fruit with a pineapple and banana flavor

{n: chairlift, chair lift} a ski lift on which riders (skiers or sightseers) are seated and carried up or down a mountainside; seats are hung from an endless overhead cable

{n: chandelier, pendant, pendent} branched lighting fixture; often ornate; hangs from the ceiling

{n: chemise, sack, shift} a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist

{n: clapper, tongue} metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side

{n: clothes tree, coat tree, coat stand} an upright pole with pegs or hooks on which to hang clothing

{n: clotheshorse} a framework on which to hang clothes (as for drying)

{n: clothesline} a cord on which clothes are hung to dry

{n: coat hanger, clothes hanger, dress hanger} a hanger that is shaped like a person's shoulders and used to hang garments on

{n: coattail} the loose back flap of a coat that hangs below the waist

{n: coonskin cap, coonskin} a raccoon cap with the tail hanging down the back

{n: cowbell} a bell hung around the neck of cow so that the cow can be easily located

{n: crowd, crew, gang, bunch} an informal body of friends
"he still hangs out with the same crowd"

{n: cup hook} hook (usually on the underside of a shelf) for hanging cups

{n: curtain, drape, drapery, mantle, pall} hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)

{n: dewlap} a hanging fold of loose skin on an elderly person's neck

{n: dombeya} any of various shrubs or small trees of the genus Dombeya grown for their rounded clusters of exquisite often sweet-scented flowers usually hanging beneath the leaves

{n: dossal, dossel} an ornamental hanging of rich fabric hung behind the altar of a church or at the sides of a chancel

{n: double-hung window} a window having two sashes that slide up and down

{n: drape} the manner in which fabric hangs or falls
"she adjusted the drape of her skirt"

{n: drip loop} a downward hanging loop in a line that runs to a building
"when it rained water would fall from the drip loop before it reached the building"

{n: edible banana, Musa paradisiaca sapientum} widely cultivated species of banana trees bearing compact hanging clusters of commercially important edible yellow fruit

{n: false miterwort, false mitrewort, Tiarella unifoliata} plant with tiny white flowers hanging in loose clusters on leafy stems; moist woods from Alaska to central California and east to Montana

{n: fez, tarboosh} a felt cap (usually red) for a man; shaped like a flat-topped cone with a tassel that hangs from the crown

{n: flap} any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely
"he wrote on the flap of the envelope"

{n: fob} an adornment that hangs from a watch chain

{n: four-in-hand} a long necktie that is tied in a slipknot with one end hanging in front of the other

{n: fringe} edging consisting of hanging threads or tassels

{n: gallows} an instrument of execution consisting of a wooden frame from which a condemned person is executed by hanging

{n: garment bag} a suitcase that unfolds to be hung up

{n: garter belt, suspender belt} a wide belt of elastic with supporters hanging from it; worn by women to hold up stockings

{n: ground ivy, alehoof, field balm, gill-over-the-ground, runaway robin, Glechoma hederaceae, Nepeta hederaceae} trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets; naturalized in North America; sometimes placed in genus Nepeta

{n: hallstand} a piece of furniture where coats and hats and umbrellas can be hung; usually has a mirror

{n: hammock, sack} a hanging bed of canvas or rope netting (usually suspended between two trees); swings easily

{n: hang glider} a glider resembling a large kite; the rider hangs from it while descending from a height

{n: hang glider} a rider of a hang glider

{n: hang gliding} gliding in a hang glider

{n: hang-up, hitch, rub, snag} an unforeseen obstacle

{n: hang-up} an emotional preoccupation

{n: hanger} a worker who hangs something

{n: hanger} anything from which something can be hung

{n: hanging chad} a chad that is incompletely removed and hanging by one corner

{n: hanging fly} any of various mecopterous insects of the family Bittacidae

{n: hanging wall} the upper wall of an inclined fault

{n: hanging, wall hanging} decoration that is hung (as a tapestry) on a wall or over a window
"the cold castle walls were covered with hangings"

{n: hanging} a form of capital punishment; victim is suspended by the neck from a gallows or gibbet until dead
"in those days the hanging of criminals was a public entertainment"

{n: hangman's rope, hangman's halter, halter, hemp, hempen necktie} a rope that is used by a hangman to execute persons who have been condemned to death by hanging

{n: hangman} an executioner who hangs the condemned person

{n: hang} a gymnastic exercise performed on the rings or horizontal bar or parallel bars when the gymnast's weight is supported by the arms

{n: hang} the way a garment hangs
"he adjusted the hang of his coat"

{n: hinging post, swinging post} the gatepost on which the gate is hung

{n: hoop, ring} a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling
"there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse"

{n: hung jury} a jury that is unable to agree on a verdict (the result is a mistrial)

{n: idesia, Idesia polycarpa} deciduous roundheaded Asiatic tree widely grown in mild climates as an ornamental for its heart-shaped leaves and fragrant yellow-green flowers followed by hanging clusters of fleshy orange-red berries

{n: inverted hang} a hang performed on the rings with the body upside down

{n: ivy geranium, ivy-leaved geranium, hanging geranium, Pelargonium peltatum} a commonly cultivated trailing South American plant with peltate leaves and rosy flowers

{n: keyboard} holder consisting of an arrangement of hooks on which keys or locks can be hung

{n: khimar} a headscarf worn by observant Muslim women that hangs down to just above the waist

{n: lambrequin} short and decorative hanging for a shelf edge or top of a window casing

{n: leech, parasite, sponge, sponger} a follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage

{n: lever hang} a hang performed on the rings with the body stationary in a horizontal position

{n: lynch law} the practice of punishing people by hanging without due process of law

{n: meat hook} a strong pointed hook from which the carcasses of animals are hung

{n: normal fault, gravity fault, common fault} an inclined fault in which the hanging wall appears to have slipped downward relative to the footwall

{n: overhang} projection that extends beyond or hangs over something else

{n: painting, picture} graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface
"a small painting by Picasso"
"he bought the painting as an investment"
"his pictures hang in the Louvre"

{n: pallium} (Roman Catholic Church) vestment consisting of a band encircling the shoulders with two lappets hanging in front and back

{n: pannier} either of a pair of bags or boxes hung over the rear wheel of a vehicle (as a bicycle)

{n: pendant, pendent} an adornment that hangs from a piece of jewelry (necklace or earring)

{n: picture rail} rail fixed to a wall for hanging pictures

{n: piked reverse hang} a reverse hang performed on the rings

{n: plantain, plantain tree, Musa paradisiaca} a banana tree bearing hanging clusters of edible angular greenish starchy fruits; tropics and subtropics

{n: plus fours} men's baggy knickers hanging below the knees; formerly worn for sports (especially golf)

{n: ponytail} a hair style that draws the hair back so that it hangs down in back of the head like a pony's tail

{n: portcullis} gate consisting of an iron or wooden grating that hangs in the entry to a castle or fortified town; can be lowered to prevent passage

{n: portiere} a heavy curtain hung across a doorway

{n: reverse hang} a hang with the arms extended in back

{n: roller towel} a towel with the ends sewn together, hung on a roller

{n: saddlebag} a large bag (or pair of bags) hung over a saddle

{n: sandwich board} signboard consisting of two hinged boards that hang front and back from the shoulders of a walker and are used to display advertisements

{n: sandwichman} a person with advertising boards hanging from the shoulders

{n: sash fastener, sash lock, window lock} a lock attached to the sashes of a double hung window that can fix both in the shut position

{n: save-all} a net hung between ship and pier while loading a ship

{n: sconce} a candlestick with a flat side to be hung on the wall

{n: seine} a large fishnet that hangs vertically, with floats at the top and weights at the bottom

{n: sheep bell} a bell hung round the neck of a sheep so that the sheep can be easily located

{n: skirt} a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women

{n: slack} a cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely
"he took up the slack"

{n: sling, scarf bandage, triangular bandage} bandage to support an injured forearm; consisting of a wide triangular piece of cloth hanging from around the neck

{n: sloth, tree sloth} any of several slow-moving arboreal mammals of South America and Central America; they hang from branches back downward and feed on leaves and fruits

{n: stalactite} a cylinder of calcium carbonate hanging from the roof of a limestone cave

{n: straight hang} a hang performed on the rings or parallel bars with the body erect and the arms at the sides

{n: straphanger} a standing subway or bus passenger who grips a hanging strap for support

{n: styrax} any shrub or small tree of the genus Styrax having fragrant bell-shaped flowers that hang below the dark green foliage

{n: suspension, dangling, hanging} the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)
"there was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait"

{n: sword of Damocles} a constant and immanent peril
"the possibility hangs over their heads like the sword of Damocles"

{n: tapestry, arras} a wall hanging of heavy handwoven fabric with pictorial designs

{n: tasset, tasse} one of two pieces of armor plate hanging from the fauld to protect the upper thighs

{n: theater curtain, theatre curtain} a hanging cloth that conceals the stage from the view of the audience; rises or parts at the beginning and descends or closes between acts and at the end of a performance


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