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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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It seems that children are hanging back at the bus station - instead of getting on the X31, they are letting it go with empty seats.
Later in the 71st minute, Frank Lampard padded the lead with his 138th career goal at Stamford Bridge, after hanging back during a Chelsea break and firing in an assist from Mata.
With the Patiala jail authorities returning the death warrant for Rajoana's hanging back to the Chandigarh court for the second time, the Court of Additional District and Sessions Judge Shalini Nagpal reserved the final orders on deciding the execution for Tuesday.
Sadly, our patronising MPs are sure to again reject calls to bring hanging back.
I had no idea if I had a big gap or not so half of me was hanging back a little bit to make sure I had enough for the last 150m.
While we are proud to be leading the way on this important issue, our food store competitors appear to be hanging back, with promises to cut plastic bag usage by up to 50% by next spring," said Samson.
And we have no intention of hanging back because we play in the Challenge Cup Final six days later either.
Throughout most of the concert, the lads were hanging back while girls rushed closer to the stage for a good look at their boyband idols.