English Phrasal Verbs – HANG, Definitions and Example Sentences
to move or to do sth slowly
Don’t hang around, you have a train to catch!
to wait for a short time
Hang on a minute; I’m just coming.
to spend a lot of time in a place
We will spend the whole day hanging out by the pool.
Come on, we haven’t got time to hang about!
to stick together
If you all hang together, you’ll succeed in your plan.
to hover over
The clouds of war will hang over the east.
to end a phone conversation
Please hang up the phone.
to be reluctant to carry on
There’s no need to hang back we can sing as well as anyone.
Hang on to
to continue something making an effort to do this
I’ll hang on to the documents for a bit longer.