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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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Dew hung heavily from partially opened cattails and all manner of dormant ditch weeds and grasses.
Then there was the shadow of the first Richard, whose reputation as the apotheosis of chivalry and kingship hung heavily over his later namesakes.
The victory for Southampton over Liverpool hung heavily on Everton as they tried to take full advantage.
Dealers said a wait-and-see mood hung heavily over the market ahead of the package of measures the government will adopt on Wednesday to stem deflation and accelerate the disposal of bad loans held by banks.
In spite of the bright lights, a different kind of fog hung heavily inside the building.
For example, in the summer, the gallery is hung heavily to attract they type of tourist who might be browsing the shops of Soho.
ROMANCE HUNG heavily in the air when Don Latarski and Rue de Blues made a guest appearance with the Eugene Symphony Orchestra on Valentine's Day, and a whole lot of that love was directed toward the gifted guitarist.
Gone is the weariness that hung heavily on his last album, ``Time Out of Mind.
It was one of the clammiest of nights and it felt as if a rancid veil hung heavily over the city of Kolkata.
PATRIOTISM and pride hung heavily in the air as veterans and regulars rolled back the years for a rousing Last Night Of The Proms at a popular pub on the outskirts of Bedworth.
Yesterday saw Ireland and France battle it out in the Millennium Stadium and with both teams having already qualified for the last eight of the tournament, the desire to avoid a premature meeting with the dominant All Blacks hung heavily in the air.
The blade of the guillotine hung heavily over the exhibition, most dramatically in four wall-mounted slate plaques shaped in its unmistakable silhouette, the government of the revolution is THE DESPOTISM OF LIBERTY AGAINST TYRANNY.