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dan·gling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suspension, dangling, hangingnoun

    the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)

    "there was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait"

Wiktionary

  1. danglingnoun

    the act of hanging something from above such that it can move freely; suspension

  2. danglingadjective

    suspended from above

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dangling

    of Dangle

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dangling in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dangling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of dangling in a Sentence

  1. Predrag Maric:

    The main problem is that the terrain is very rugged, inaccessible, technicians are dangling over deep ravines from cables covered with an inch of ice.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Better beware of the inmates of the house than a dog if that person's building has a dangling, warning plate that reads like this 'Beware of Dog'.

  3. Reginald Bolding:

    It’s a sickening irony that he’s doing this by dangling millions of federally provided funds for COVID-19 relief and forcing school districts to choose between the health and safety of kids and educators, or millions in additional funding that Republicans have withheld for years, with the delta variant running rampant and COVID-19 cases among children on the rise, it’s disgusting to put a bounty on spreading this illness to kids and punishing schools that try to operate safely.

  4. Andrew Flusche:

    Virginia still penalizes dangling objects, but the police now must have another justification to first stop the vehicle, dangling object stops are a classic example of a pretextual stop, where the police are looking for a valid reason to stop a motorist for something else -- such as suspicion of DUI or maybe to try to search the vehicle.

  5. Eli Jackson:

    It would unfortunately be very uncharacteristic of the gaming community to stick to their guns on this issue for an extended period of time, gamers are largely consumers first and foremost, so game announcements and trailers are like dangling a shiny object in front of a cat.

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