What does dangling mean?

Definitions for dangling
dan·gling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suspension, dangling, hanging(noun)

    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. dangling(Noun)

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

  2. dangling(Adjective)

    suspended from above

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dangling

    of Dangle

How to pronounce dangling?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say dangling in sign language?

  1. dangling

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. Bjoern Erik Julseth:

    Some of them fired flares or used water canons to welcome us ... We even had a rescue helicopter, with one worker dangling above us.

  2. Matthew Stover:

    Somehow Luke understood - in a way that Lando never had, that Hand and Leia and Chewbacca had simply never grasped - just how dark a place the universe really was. Lando guessed that was where Luke got his humility. His kindness. His gentle faith that people could change for the better. That must have been why he rarely smiled, and almost never made jokes. Because the goodness was all he really had. It was his lifeline. The rope to which he clung, dangling over the abyss.

  3. Robert Ray:

    If anyone thinks these dangling investigations are going to be a stalking horse for a continuation of the Mueller investigation, they're dreaming.

  4. 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.

  5. Mickey Wilson:

    The backpack had wrapped around his neck and he was unconscious, dangling 10 feet above the snow.

Images & Illustrations of dangling

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