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English definition of “hang over sth”

hang over sth

verb uk phrasal verb with hang   /hæŋ/ us  
If a threat or doubt hangs over a place or a situation, it exists: Uncertainty again hangs over the project.Dangers and threatsUnsafe and insecure
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