hang with

phrasal verb

hung with; hanging with; hangs with
US, informal
1
: to spend time with (someone)
He's just been hanging with his friends.
2
: to stay close to (someone) : to keep up with (someone)
He hung with the leaders for the first half of the race, but then he began to fall behind.

Examples of hang with in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And their exhibits give visitors the opportunity to hang with sharks, dolphins, and beluga whales, all while learning about the importance of conservation and wildlife protection. Travel + Leisure Editors, Travel + Leisure, 1 Apr. 2024 Jenner's sisters spent much of the Easter holiday in matching pajamas and hanging with their nieces and nephews. Brenton Blanchet, Peoplemag, 1 Apr. 2024 While hanging with the teens, the rapper also shouted out senior Caden Bowie, who was accepted to more than 40 colleges. Gil Kaufman, Billboard, 15 Mar. 2024 Two rooms in the converted student dormitory hang with drying laundry and are stuffed with cooking tools, a TV, and whatever else could be brought from home. Scott Peterson, The Christian Science Monitor, 4 Mar. 2024 Cheery pink blossoms frame the front picture window and canary-yellow banquettes run along the sides of the walls, hung with illuminated branches. Tom Sietsema, Washington Post, 20 Feb. 2024 Canon hung with his dad after the Warriors defeated the Portland Trail Blazers during overtime in game four of the NBA Western Conference Finals to advance to the 2019 NBA Finals. 10 of 23 Stephen Curry and His Family Attend the World Premiere of 'The Lion King' Cool dad vibes! Skyler Caruso, Peoplemag, 14 Mar. 2024 Fact — there’s nothing cuter than a dog in a party hat hanging with his tail-wagging best buds, and Doggie Bag Cafe & Pet Boutique will throw your dog a bash to remember. Angela Caraway-Carlton, Miami Herald, 6 Mar. 2024 Same juggle as always: working, hanging with the kids, figuring out after-school activities. Mikael Wood, Los Angeles Times, 4 Mar. 2024

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“Hang with.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hang%20with. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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