hang is the dictionary form of hung Definition of hang
1. [ verb ] be suspended or hanging

"The flag hung on the wall"

Related terms: dangle overhang hanging
2. [ verb ] cause to be hanging or suspended
Synonyms: hang_up

"Hang that picture on the wall"

Related terms: fasten suspend hanging hanger
3. [ verb ] (law) kill by hanging
Synonyms: string_up

"The murdered was hanged on Friday"

Related terms: execute halter gibbet hanging
4. [ verb ] let drop or droop

"Hang one's head in shame"

Related terms: drop
5. [ verb ] fall or flow in a certain way
Synonyms: flow fall

"This dress hangs well" "Her long black hair flowed down her back"

6. [ verb ] be menacing, burdensome, or oppressive

"This worry hangs on my mind" "The cloud of suspicion hangs over her"

Related terms: be brood
7. [ verb ] hold on tightly or tenaciously
Synonyms: cling

"hang on to your father's hands" "The child clung to his mother's apron"

Related terms: grasp
8. [ verb ] give heed (to)
Synonyms: pay_attention give_ear attend pay_heed advert

"The children in the audience attended the recital quietly" "She hung on his every word" "They paid attention to everything he said"

Related terms: listen fixate attention hearer attention advertence
9. [ verb ] be suspended or poised

"Heavy fog hung over the valley"

Related terms: suspension
10. [ noun ] a gymnastic exercise performed on the rings or horizontal bar or parallel bars when the gymnast's weight is supported by the arms
Related terms: gymnastic_exercise lever_hang inverted_hang reverse_hang straight_hang bent_hang
11. [ verb ] be exhibited

"Picasso hangs in this new wing of the museum"

12. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6599
13. [ verb ] decorate or furnish with something suspended

"Hang wallpaper"

Related terms: decorate hanging
14. [ noun ] a special way of doing something
Synonyms: knack bent

"he had a bent for it" "he had a special knack for getting into trouble" "he couldn't get the hang of it"

Related terms: endowment
15. [ verb ] place in position as by a hinge so as to allow free movement in one direction

"hang a door"

Related terms: fasten
16. [ verb ] (law) prevent from reaching a verdict, of a jury
Related terms: obstruct
17. [ verb ] be placed in position as by a hinge

"This cabinet door doesn't hang right!"

18. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 3171
19. [ verb ] of meat, in order to get a gamey taste

"hang the venison for a few days"

Related terms: decompose
20. [ noun ] (clothing) the way a garment hangs

"he adjusted the hang of his coat"

Related terms: fit
Similar spelling:   Huong