Definitions For Hang


  • A gymnastic exercise performed on the rings or horizontal bar or parallel bars when the gymnast's weight is supported by the arms
  • The way a garment hangs
  • A special way of doing something


  • Suspend (meat) in order to get a gamey taste
  • Hold on tightly or tenaciously
  • Cause to be hanging or suspended
  • Place in position as by a hinge so as to allow free movement in one direction
  • Be placed in position as by a hinge
  • Be suspended or poised
  • Be suspended or hanging
  • Fall or flow in a certain way
  • Decorate or furnish with something suspended
  • Let drop or droop
  • Give heed (to)
  • Kill by hanging
  • Prevent from reaching a verdict, of a jury
  • Be menacing, burdensome, or oppressive
  • Be exhibited
  • To attach or place something so that it is held up without support from below
  • To decorate (a surface) by hanging something (such as a picture) on it
  • To put (wallpaper) on a wall
  • The way in which something hangs

Is Hang a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Hang is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Hang in a Sentence

  • He hung the painting on the wall.
  • We hung paper lanterns from the trees.
  • My grandmother used to hang the wash on a clothesline.
  • The hang of a skirt
  • Anyone foolish enough to ski that hang would end up with a broken neck

Synonyms for Hang

Antonyms for Hang

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