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hung

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verb

variants also hanged
past tense of hang
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as in depended
to be determined by, based on, or subject (to) our plan to go to the amusement park has all been worked out; now it just hangs on the weather

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as in slumped
to be limp from lack of water or vigor as they neared the end of the long, hard march all but the most hardy were hanging, and some could barely put one foot in front of the other

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as in hovered
to rest or move along the surface of a liquid or in the air hanging just above the horizon was a little pink cloud

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as in based
to find a basis that's very slim evidence upon which to hang a theory

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“Hung.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hung. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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