hang off
intransitive verb Date: 1641 hang back

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hang off — See: HANG BACK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hang off — See: HANG BACK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hang\ off — • hang back • hang off • hang behind 1. To stay some distance behind or away, be unwilling to move forward. Mary offered the little girl candy, but she was shy and hung back. 2. To hesitate or be unwilling to do something. Lou wanted Fred to join …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hang off — intransitive verb : to hang back * * * hang off 1. To let go 2. To hold off • • • Main Entry: ↑hang …   Useful english dictionary

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  • hang off — Synonyms and related words: blench, boggle, demur, falter, fight shy of, flinch, hang back, have qualms, hesitate, hold off, make bones about, pause, pull back, quail, recoil, scruple, shrink, shy, shy at, stick at, stickle, strain, waver, wince …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • 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\ back — • hang back • hang off • hang behind 1. To stay some distance behind or away, be unwilling to move forward. Mary offered the little girl candy, but she was shy and hung back. 2. To hesitate or be unwilling to do something. Lou wanted Fred to join …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hang\ behind — • hang back • hang off • hang behind 1. To stay some distance behind or away, be unwilling to move forward. Mary offered the little girl candy, but she was shy and hung back. 2. To hesitate or be unwilling to do something. Lou wanted Fred to join …   Словарь американских идиом

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