1. [ adjective ] supported from above
Synonyms: pendent pendant suspended hanging

"the child dabbled his dangling feet in the water" "fuchsias in hanging pots" "pendent bunches of grapes" "a suspended fireplace"

Related terms: supported
2. [ noun ] the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)
Synonyms: hanging suspension

"there was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait"

Related terms: support suspend hang
Similar spelling:   dangle