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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 team sheet they printed on Saturday said the letter A next to Keane's name stood for "not present" but his influence still hung heavy in the air.
THE tag of relegation favourites may have hung heavy around the neck in August but the whiff of European qualification is now gathering in the Suffolk air.
But the darkness hung heavy as Gwyn trudged towards the pit, pondering Smith-Tudor's parting shot: 'There's no love for Scargill in my coalfield.
The fog hung heavy over Reser Stadium, or at least that part you could view, giving the entire game a surreal quality, like all the elements were conspiring for a stunning upset of the unbeaten, top-ranked Trojans.
The weight of their now expected relegation hung heavy on their shoulders.
Expectation hung heavy as QI and Jonathan Creek star Davies took to the cavernous stage.
The fog hung heavy over Reser Stadium, or at least that part you could view, giving the entire game an abnormal sensation, like all the elements were conspiring for a stunning upset of the unbeaten Trojans.
Memories of that attack and the wounding of the five people at the Community Center hung heavy over the breakfast held outdoors at the train station near the Chatsworth Post Office.
On Monday, they gingerly probed the town cemetery in Kacanik, where the stench of decayed flesh hung heavy over 81 apparently newly dug graves.