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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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Ironically, time was hanging heavily for Turner at the time her picture was taken.
The spectre of becoming the alternative state for the Palestinians is hanging heavily over Jordan, where the authorities have recently taken a series of measures which they say are aimed at thwarting any ploy that Israel's extreme right-wing government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu might be hatching to transfer the Palestinians to east of the Jordan River.
That's the question hanging heavily in the air like the winter fog obscuring much of the football landscape.
IT is always hard to judge the worth of a production when the virtual absence of an audience and an atmosphere is hanging heavily.
There's a savory aroma hanging heavily in the air, and the two are clearly hungry.