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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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ISLAMABAD: At just 19 years old, a blood-stained family legacy could hang heavy on the shoulders of Benazir Bhutto's only son Bilawal.
Alby is haunted by the loan shark and his debts hang heavy over his head and his future.
Until there is a decision on the two charges brought against Inzamam ( ball tampering and bringing the game into disrepute ( the accusations hang heavy on the entire squad, who may struggle for motivation in the meantime.
Hang heavy items, such as pictures and mirrors, away from beds, couches and anywhere people sit.
The grapes hang heavy, their translucent skin spotted and brown against the plump figs.
Kilkenny may be favourites, but revenge is very much top of their agenda after going down to Cork in the 1999 decider, and the scent of blood will hang heavy in the air where Cats fans gather.