dangle dangle  /ˈdæŋ ɡəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) hang freely
  2. (v) cause to dangle or hang freely

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • The city of Hong Kong may rub shoulders with New York and London, but its feet still dangle in the brackish water of a sultry, southern port.

News

  1. Bloomsday and the Gloves of Love

    Stately, plump, a 1922 first edition of James Joyce's Ulysses sits in state at the Rosenbach Museum and Library. And right across from it, 310 yellow rubber gloves dangle from the ceiling in a concentric spiral, bearing, in black Sharpie, the entire text of Ulysses, starting with Stately, plump on Glove 1 and, right in the center, finishing with the word Yes on the ring finger of Glove 310.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  2. I want – I got x Microsoft Canada – Work Your Game the Final Round

    I’m a Microsoft girl. It’s my OS of choice since the DOS days. I was excited when they contacted me to join their Influencer Program a few weeks ago. The first event is called Work Your Game with Windows 8. Microsoft Canada invited six people (Amber MacArthur, Carl Edwin-Michel, Sharad Mohan, Steve Dangle and Tyrone Edwards) to play two rounds of golf with a swing clinic in between at the ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  3. The 'Arrested Development' fighting game we must play

    (Credit: Video screenshot by Michelle Starr/CNET Australia) Internet, we love you, but why must you dangle before us things we cannot have? Brian K. Anderson , the YouTube user who brought us the Lego Breaking Bad video game parody , has done it again -- this time with one of our favorite TV shows of all time, " Arrested Development ." In BluthFighter -- a mashup with Street Fighter -- we get to ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNET

Quotes

  1. "You are ridiculous. I want to just squish you, squeeze your head off and dangle you from my rearview mirror," Paula told David Archuleta after his breakthrough performance of "Imagine."
    on Aug 8, 2009 By: Paula Abdul Source: E! Online

  2. "You hate to get into the whole 'lack of respect' thing," Briggs told ESPN.com. "But you play four years for a team, do your best, exceed their expectations, right? And every year it's like, 'You played great, Lance.' And they kind of dangle...
    on Mar 5, 2007 By: Lance Briggs Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. Swann said England are banking on West Indies batting in their typically cavalier style in the second innings, and the visitors would seek to "dangle the carrot" in front of them.
    on Mar 10, 2009 By: Graeme Swann Source: Independent Online

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