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hang

[haŋ]
(ordnance)
To lock the receiver or bolt of a gun in an open position.

hang

(1)
To wait for an event that will never occur. "The system is hanging because it can't read from the crashed drive". See wedged, hung.

hang

(2)
To wait for some event to occur; to hang around until something happens. "The program displays a menu and then hangs until you type a character." Compare block.

hang

(3)
To attach a peripheral device, especially in the construction "hang off": "We're going to hang another tape drive off the file server." Implies a device attached with cables, rather than something that is strictly inside the machine's chassis.
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When Wo l f jumped on my back stalwart John was born day Sport when I was on the Hang Tough and tried to pull my trousers down, I knew I could hold on.
But the goalkeeper believes the Rebels can hang tough until the final day of the season to set up a tantalising title decider at Oriel Park.
Hang tough even after I am gone," Cho texted his girlfriend, according to the police.
Both of us had chances, I was up a break, he came back, then he had break points at 4-4 in the fourth and I managed to hang tough enough.
He started Hang Tough 6-6-44 to help build a monument in Sainte-Marie-du-Mont in Normandy, France, honoring Winters and all Americans who participated in D-Day.
France are now third and boss Raymond Domenech said: "We'll hang tough until the end.