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noun 
  1. The way in which something hangs
This skirt has a nice hang
  1. (computing) An instance of ceasing to respond to input devices
We sometimes get system hangs
verb (hangs, hanging, hung or hanged (see Usage notes), hung or hanged (see Usage notes))
  1. (intransitive) To be or remain suspended
The lights hung from the ceiling.
  1. (intransitive) To float, as if suspended.
The smoke hung in the room.
  1. (intransitive) To be executed by suspension by one's neck from a gallows, a tree, or other raised bar, attached by a rope tied into a noose
You will hang for this, my friend.
  1. (intransitive) (informal) To loiter, hang around, to spend time idly.
Are you busy, or can you hang with me?
I didn't see anything, officer. I was just hanging.
  1. (intransitive) (chess) to be vulnerable to capture.
In this standard opening position White has to be careful because the pawn on e4 hangs.
  1. (intransitive) (computing) to stop responding to manual input devices such as keyboard or mouse
The computer has hung again. Not even pressing <nowiki><Ctrl>+<Alt>+<Del></nowiki> works.
When I push this button the program hangs.
  1. (transitive) to cause (something) to be suspended
Hang those lights from the ceiling.
  1. (transitive) to place on a hook
  2. (transitive) to exhibit (a painting)
  3. (transitive) to apply (wallpaper to a wall)
  4. (transitive) to decorate (something) with hanging objects
  5. (transitive) (computing) to cause (a program or computer) to stop responding
The program has a bug that can hang the system.
  1. (transitive) to execute (someone) by suspension from the neck
The culprits were hanged from the nearest tree.
  1. (transitive) (chess) to cause (a piece) to become vulnerable to capture
If you move there, you'll hang your queen rook.
  1. (transitive) To hold or bear in a suspended or inclined manner or position instead of erect
He hung his head in shame.
  1. (intransitive) To "hang up" means to disconnect a telephone call.
  2. "Hang up my X" can mean "stop doing Y", where X is a characteristic kit item used in the sport or work occupation Y, e.g. "It's time I hung up my fins" may mean "Due to advancing old age I should stop scuba diving".

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