Die Übersetzung von "hang" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /hӕŋ/ (past tense, past participle hung /haŋ/)

to put or fix, or to be put or fixed, above the ground eg by a hook

suspendre, être accroché
We’ll hang the picture on that wall
The picture is hanging on the wall.

to fasten (something), or to be fastened, at the top or side so that it can move freely but cannot fall

accrocher, être accroché
A door hangs by its hinges.

(past tense, past participle hanged) to kill, or to be killed, by having a rope put round the neck and being allowed to drop

pendre, être pendu
Murderers used to be hanged in the United Kingdom, but no-one hangs for murder now.

(often with downor out) to be bending, drooping or falling downwards

The dog’s tongue was hanging out
Her hair was hanging down.

to bow (one’s head)

He hung his head in shame.
hanger noun

(usually coathanger) a shaped metal, wooden or plastic frame with a hook on which jackets, dresses etc are hung up.

a wire coathanger.
hanging noun

the (act of) killing a criminal by hanging.

He was sentenced to death by hanging.
hangings noun plural

curtains or material hung on walls for decoration.

tentures, draperies
wall hangings.
hangman noun

a man whose job it is to hang criminals.

hangover noun

the unpleasant after effects of having had too much alcohol

gueule de bois
He woke up with a hangover.
get the hang of

to learn or begin to understand how to do (something)

saisir le truc (pour faire qqch.)
It may seem difficult at first, but you’ll get the hang of it after a few weeks.
hang about/around

to stand around, doing nothing

I don’t like to see all these youths hanging about (street-corners).

to be close to (a person) frequently

tourner autour (de)
I don’t want you hanging around my daughter.
hang back

to hesitate or be unwilling

The soldiers all hung back when the sergeant asked for volunteers.
hang in the balance

to be in doubt

rester en balance
The success of this project is hanging in the balance.
hang on

to wait

Will you hang on a minute – I’m not quite ready.

(often with to) to hold

s’accrocher à
Hang on to that rope.

to keep; to retain

s’accrocher à
He likes to hang on to his money.
hang together

to agree or be consistent

His statements just do not hang together.
hang up

to hang (something) on something

Hang up your coat in the cupboard.

(often with on) to put the receiver back after a telephone conversation

raccrocher (au nez de)
I tried to talk to her, but she hung up (on me).
She hung the picture up.The murderer was hanged.

(Die Übersetzung von "hang" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)