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Meaning of “hang out” in the English Dictionary

"hang out" in British English

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hang out

informal
phrasal verb with hang uk   us   /hæŋ/ verb
B1 to ​spend a lot of ​time in a ​place or with someone: You still ​hang out at the ​poolhall? I've been ​hanging out ​backstage with the ​band.

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(Definition of hang out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hang out" in American English

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hang out

infml
phrasal verb with hang  us   /hæŋ/ verb (past tense and past participle hung  /hʌŋ/ )
to ​spend a lot of ​time in a ​place or with someone: Who is he hanging out with these ​days?
(Definition of hang out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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