Definitions and translations for "hanging"

Definition of hanging

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1. Decoration that is hung (as a tapestry) on a wall or over a window.
The cold castle walls were covered with hangings.
2. A form of capital punishment; victim is suspended by the neck from a gallows or gibbet until dead.
In those days the hanging of criminals was a public entertainment.
3. The act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely).
There was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait.
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English - English - hanging

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n. act of suspending; act of executing by suspending by the neck (from a gallows, gibbet, etc.)

English - Spanish - hanging

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s. ejecución en la horca, ahorcadura, muerte en la horca; colgamiento

English - French - hanging

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n. pendaison, fait de suspendre une personne par le cou au moyen d'une corde (ce qui entraine la mort généralement)

English - German - hanging

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[hang] v. hängen; einhängen; abhängen lassen; kleben; (Comput) "stecken" bleiben, aufhören zu arbeiten
n. Hängen, Hinrichtung; Einhängen

English - Indonesian - hanging

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n. penggantungan, hukuman gantung, mati di gantungan
a. gantung

English - Italian - hanging

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s. impiccagione; l'attaccare, l'appendere

English - Polish - hanging

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n. nachylenie, układanie się, powiązanie, brelok, powieszenie zbrodniarza

English - Portuguese - hanging

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s. suspensão

English - Romanian - hanging

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n. spânzurare, suspendare, agăţare, atârnare, draperie
a. agăţat, cuier, spânzurat

English - Russian - hanging

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с. вешание, повешение

English - Turkish - hanging

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i. asma, sarkma, ipe çekme, duvar kâğıdı, duvar kumaşı, asılma
s. asılı, asma, askıda, sarkan, sarkık

English - Ukrainian - hanging

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n. вішання
a. висячий, підвісний, навислий, огидний, вислий

English - Dutch - hanging

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zn. het ophangen

English - Greek - hanging

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ουσ. απαγχόνιση, κρεμαστός, κρέμασμα
επίθ. κρεμάμενος

English - Arabic - hanging

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‏إعدام شنقا، ستارة، تعليق الصور، شنق‏
‏معلق‏

English - Chinese - hanging

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(名) 绞死; 悬挂; 绞刑

English - Chinese - hanging

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(名) 絞死; 懸挂; 絞刑

English - Hindi - hanging

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n. लटकना, टांगना, फांसी देना
a. लतकता हुआ, आवेज़ान

English - Japanese - hanging

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(名) つるすこと; 絞首刑; カーテン; 壁掛け
(動) 掛ける, 掛かる; ぶら下げる, ぶら下がる; 下げる, 下がる; 取り付ける, 取り付けられている(絞首台に); 垂れる; (コンピュータ)ハングアップする, 固まる, 停止する

English - Korean - hanging

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명. 매달기; 교수형

English - Vietnamese - hanging

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n. sự treo, móc vật gì, sự treo cổ, màn để treo
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Synonyms for hanging
1. unresolved: pending, tentative, indeterminate, uncertain, deadlocked
2. suspended: dangling, swinging, overhanging