Found 1,139 phrases starting with H:


hang an arseTo hang back, to be afraid to advance.Rate it:
hang aroundTo stay, linger or loiter.Rate it:
hang backTo wait; to falter; to avoid proceeding through reluctance.Rate it:
hang by a threadTo be in danger, calling for precise caution. To be in a precarious situation.Rate it:
hang fiveTo perform a longboard move where the surfer goes to the front of the board and rides from there, one foot on the nose and the five toes of that foot extended out over the front of the nose, the other foot placed further back.Rate it:
hang heavyOf time or a time period: to seem to pass slowly; to crawl.Rate it:
hang inTo remain in a particular place or status.Rate it:
hang in the balanceTo be in a precarious situation, unsure of the future.Rate it:
hang lowTo droop or sag heavily; to remain at a low altitude.Rate it:
hang onwaitRate it:
hang onTo hold, grasp, or grip.Rate it:
hang onTo keep; to store something for someone.Rate it:
hang onTo pay close attention.Rate it:
hang on every wordTo be completely attentive to what another person is saying.Rate it:
hang one on!Ejaculation by imbiber/drinker/Alcoholic: 'Get Drunk'; 'Get Smashed', {Drink to excess}Rate it:
hang one's hatLiteral meaning.Rate it:
hang one's hatTo call a place home.Rate it:
hang ontoto keepRate it:
hang outTo spend time doing nothing in particular.Rate it:
hang out one's shingleTo open an office or business, especially in a profession.Rate it:
hang out to dryTo abandon someone who is in need or in danger.Rate it:
hang out to dryTo attach washing to a clothesline to dry.Rate it:
hang out withTo spend time with friends, doing nothing in particular.Rate it:
hang overto be threatening, to be imminentRate it:
hang paperTo write a bad check.Rate it:
hang the moonTo place the moon in the sky: used as an example of a superlative act attributed to someone viewed with uncritical or excessive awe, reverence, or infatuation.Rate it:
hang togetherTo be connected.Rate it:
hang togetherTo correspond or fit well.Rate it:
hang togetherTo be in a romantic relationship.Rate it:
hang togetherTo be united in defiance.Rate it:
hang togetherTo remain united; to stand by one another.Rate it:
hang togetherTo be self-consistent.Rate it:
hang toughTo remain strong-willed or brave, especially when experiencing duress or adversity.Rate it:
hang upTo put up to hang.Rate it:
hang upTo terminate a phone call.Rate it:
hang upring offRate it:
hang up one's bootsRetire, call it a day.Rate it:
hang up one's hatLiteral meaning.Rate it:
hang up one's hatTo end one's career.Rate it:
hang uponTo regard with passionate affection.Rate it:
hang uponTo hover around.Rate it:
hang withTo spend time with; to hang out with; to socialize with.Rate it:
hang your hat on thatAssume or take credit for an idea, suggestion, phrase, development, creation, invention, proclamation, prediction, accomplishment, result, acceptance at large for your creation, art.performance et al:Rate it:
hang your hat on that oneA startling result, an accomplishment, a hard won contest, an acclaimed development, something very stable, dependable, worthy of note, salutary.Rate it:
hangar queenA grounded aircraft which is kept so that its parts can be used in other aircraft.Rate it:
hangar queenAn aircraft which requires a great deal of regular maintenance and has an unfavorable ratio of maintenance time to flight time.Rate it:
hanging offenceA crime so serious that it is punishable by means of death by hanging.Rate it:
happen acrossTo find by chance; to unexpectedly discover.Rate it:
happen alongTo arrive by chance; to occur by happenstance.Rate it:
happen onto find by chance,Rate it:

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