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Engelsk navneord: hanging

1. hanging (om genstand) decoration that is hung (as a tapestry) on a wall or over a window


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe cold castle walls were covered with hangings.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)wall hanging


Mindre specifikke termerdecoration, ornament, ornamentation


Mere specifikke termerarras, dossal, dossel, Kakemono, lambrequin, tapestry

2. hanging (om handling) a form of capital punishment; victim is suspended by the neck from a gallows or gibbet until dead


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn those days the hanging of criminals was a public entertainment.


Mindre specifikke termercapital punishment, death penalty, executing, execution

3. hanging (om handling) the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dangling, suspension


Mindre specifikke termersupport, supporting









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