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present tense third-person singular of hang
as in depends
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 droops
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 hovers
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 rests
to find a basis that's very slim evidence upon which to hang a theory

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plural of hang

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“Hangs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hangs. Accessed 25 Apr. 2024.

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