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Synonyms for hang on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. append, tag on, tack on, tack, hang on(verb)

    fix to; attach

    "append a charm to the necklace"

    Synonyms:
    tack together, assemble, interchange, supply, put together, hang in, set up, tack, alternate, persist, add, tag on, affix, append, flip-flop, supplement, tack on, flip, baste, piece, switch, hold on, hold the line, add on, persevere, wear round

  2. persevere, persist, hang in, hang on, hold on(verb)

    be persistent, refuse to stop

    "he persisted to call me every night"; "The child persisted and kept asking questions"

    Synonyms:
    run, stay, keep, die hard, append, hang in, tack, persist, hold on, tag on, tack on, prevail, persevere, remain, endure, grasp, stop, hold the line

  3. hang on, hold the line, hold on(verb)

    hold the phone line open

    "Please hang on while I get your folder"

    Synonyms:
    append, hold the line, tag on, hang in, tack, keep, persist, persevere, hold on, stop, tack on, grasp

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hang on

    Synonyms:
    rely on, depend on, wait on, dance attendance on

  2. hang on

    Synonyms:
    continue, last, be protracted

  3. hang on

    Synonyms:
    stick, cling, keep hold, hold fast, hold on, stick to

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How to use hang on in a sentence?

  1. Dustin Shillcox:

    I'm working on that so I don't have to hang on to anything, the progress might be coming slowly, but we keep making gains.

  2. Benjamin Schachter:

    Just as investors hang on to services as Apple's life preserver in the choppy seas, Apple Music is going to float away.

  3. Eric Hoffer:

    We have perhaps a natural fear of ends. We would rather be always on the way than arrive. Given the means, we hang on to them and often forget the ends.

  4. Mat Staver:

    They want her scalp to hang on the wall as a trophy.

  5. Ngozi Belolise:

    All shops make losses here. We are just trying to hang on.

Images & Illustrations of hang on

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