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hung (over)

verb
variants: also hanged (over)
past tense of hang (over)

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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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“Hung (over).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hung%20%28over%29. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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