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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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WHEN ghosts are role models, and tragedy is in the genes, history can hang heavily.
This year's Battle of the Ravine will not be played until the day after Halloween, but the ghosts of the past will no doubt hang heavily over Ouachita's A.
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WORST BIT: The words "missed opportunity" hang heavily.