hang on

verb

Definition of hang on

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to keep hold :  hold on to something

  3. 2 :  to persist tenaciously a cold that hung on all spring

  4. 3 :  hold on 2

hang on to

  1. :  to hold, grip, or keep tenaciously

First Known Use of hang on

circa 1719


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