What does dangling participle mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dangling participle(noun)

    a participle (usually at the beginning of a sentence) apparently modifying a word other than the word intended: e.g., `flying across the country' in `flying across the country the Rockies came into view'


  1. dangling participle(Noun)

    Any participle used as a dangling modifier.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dangling participle in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dangling participle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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