hang it up
phrasal to cease an activity or effort

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hang it up — to stop doing something. If you weigh less than 250 pounds and want to play football, you might as well hang it up. Related vocabulary: give up Etymology: from the idea of hanging up your clothing or equipment when you are finished using it …   New idioms dictionary

  • hang it up — inf+idi Informal. to quit; give up …   From formal English to slang

  • hang it up — phrasal : to cease an activity or effort : give up : stop …   Useful english dictionary

  • hang it up (to) —  Quit; retire …   American business jargon

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  • List of Shake It Up episodes — This is a list of episodes for the Disney Channel original series Shake It Up, that premiered on November 7, 2010.[1] The series follows two best friends, CeCe Jones and Rocky Blue (portrayed by Bella Thorne and Zendaya) who land their dream job… …   Wikipedia

  • hang — [haŋ] vt. HUNG, hanging; for vt. 3 & vi. 5, hanged is the preferred pt. & pp. hung [ME hangen, with form < OE vi. hangian & ON vi. hanga; senses < these, also < OE vt. hon & ON caus. v. hengja; akin to Ger vi. hangen, vt. hängen, to… …   English World dictionary

  • hang|er — «HANG uhr», noun. 1. a thing on which something else is hung. 2. a shaped piece of wood, wire, or plastic with a hook at the top, on which a coat, dress, skirt, or other garment is hung. 3. a loop or ring attached to something to hang it up by,… …   Useful english dictionary

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