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hung around

verb
past tense of hang around

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to continue to be in a place for a significant amount of time
  • if you hang around until my husband gets home, you can meet him

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hung (around or out)

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“Hung around.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hung%20around. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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