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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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July 2, 4 days from pounds 239 Join this summer tour to Norfolk at a time when the scent of lavender hangs heavy in the air and butterflies dance above fields of bright purple flowers.
NORFOLK GARDENS & THE LAVENDER HARVEST THREE DAYS DEPARTING 2 JULY 2009 PRICE FROM pounds 175 JOIN us on our summertime tour to Norfolk at a time when the scent of lavender hangs heavy in the air and butterflies dance above fields of bright purple flowers.
A question hangs heavy in the air like a day wasted.
JOHN WARD insists the burden of expectation hangs heavy on his Carlisle side ahead of tonight's League i play-off semi-final second leg clash with Leeds.
The snow hangs heavy on the bough and lies deep on the ground.
Shame hangs heavy over the economic landscape: the shame of the newly laid-off, the shame of the chronically poor.
Just as the music of Joy Division took on surplus gravitas after the death of lead singer Ian Curtis, a sense of existential fulfillment hangs heavy over this selection of early paintings (most of which have not been widely shown).
The shadow of civil swords hangs heavy over the fear of uncivil words.
The smell of paint still hangs heavy in his home and the hardwood floors have been buffed to perfection.