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hang up

phrasal verb with hang uk   /hæŋ/ us   /hæŋ/ verb

hang-upnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhæŋ.ʌp/ us   /ˈhæŋ.ʌp/ informal
a permanent and unreasonable feeling of anxiety about a particular feature of yourself: sexual hang-ups He's one of these men who went bald very young and has a terrible hang-up about it.
(Definition of hang up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hang up

phrasal verb with hang us   /hæŋ/ verb past tense and past participle hung /hʌŋ/
  • (TELEPHONE)

to end a telephone conversation by ending the connection: Don’t hang up – there’s something else I want to say. She hung up on me (= suddenly ended the connection between us) in the middle of a sentence.

hang-upnoun [C]

us   /ˈhæŋ·ʌp/ infml
a problem that causes a delay: The doctor never got back to me with the test results – I guess there was some hang-up over the weekend.
A hang-up is also a feeling of anxiety: Everyone has their hang-up.
(Definition of hang up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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