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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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The only spare thing they have on their hands during the day is the tyre that hangs round Madame Fifi's waist as she whips them.
Undeterred, he hangs round for another hour bleeding from his puncture wounds.