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hangs (over)

verb
present tense third-person singular of hang (over)

Synonyms of hangs (over)

to remain poised to inflict harm, danger, or distress on
  • as long as the possibility of having to move again was hanging over them, the family couldn't really settle in

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“Hangs (over).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hangs%20%28over%29. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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