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hang

verb condemn to death, corporal punishment, deprive of life, dispose of by death, end the life of a connemned, inflict capital punishment, inflict mortal punishhent, kill, murder, punish by death, punish with death, put to death, put to death according to law, slay, snuff out the life of, terminate the life of
Associated concepts: death by lethal injection, death penalty, electric chair, gas chamber, right to life
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I love the Alabama white BBQ sauce Hang Fire make, it's the stuff of dreams, tart and ever-so-slightly creamy, I wish I could buy it by the bottleload.
VVMAGWADIRI appeared to hang fire a touch after trading at 1.
Hill make Nicky Henderson's Oscar Whisky and Irish mare Quevega their new 5-1 favs in the revised market for the World Hurdle but with much still to be decided, it's best to hang fire on this event for the moment.
But actually, the Beeb has tackled a sensitive subject, a frequently mocked condition, rather well indeed, but hang fire with the applause for Reggie for the moment.
Warning punters to hang fire until Fingal Bay's Festival target is decided, winning trainer Philip Hobbs said: "We will decide on what race he goes to at Cheltenham nearer the time.
It has been suggested Wilkinson will hang fire on giving Toulon a private 'yes' to the offer they have tabled for him until the Cte D'Azur club have saved themselves from Top 14 relegation.
So we'll keep plugging away with that and get it sorted as soon as possible - having had our fingers burned a few times this season with visa issues, we felt it best just to hang fire a little on this one.
Even the box office will be off limits, so anyone wanting to pick up or buy tickets for forthcoming gigs, should hang fire.
Now Driver (right) will hang fire to see if he's in the first-team picture for good - and if not he'll look for a loan deal to get him action elsewhere.
Phillips has decided to hang fire on looking to add to his strike force for the time being and one of the main reasons is the possibility of either Wilkin or Straw, or both, returning to peak fitness following knee surgery.