hang-up hang-up

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an emotional preoccupation
  2. (n) an unforeseen obstacle

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Yet there's that amalgam hang-up.
  2. If you have an earpiece with an answerhang-up toggle button, you just push the button and you hear the prompt.
  3. Another Hefner hang-up is an almost Johnsonian concern for his place in history.

News

  1. Tashia Stuart's phone had several brief calls after shooting

    Six minutes after a 911 hang-up call was made from a west Pasco home and just minutes before police
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Tri-City Herald

  2. Telecoms have hang-up over call center bill

    Telecoms have hang-up over call center bill Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 7:44 pm, Friday, June 14, 2013 Albany Phone and cable TV companies are trying to ward off potentially expensive new rules the Legislature is considering to keep call center jobs in the state. The new ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

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