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  Words related to hang on

Related / Similar Words: persevere, persist, hang in, hold on, hold the line, append, tag on, tack on, tack

 

Definition:
  • be persistent, refuse to stop; "he persisted to call me every night"; "The child persisted and kept asking questions";
  • hold the phone line open; "Please hang on while I get your folder";
  • fix to; attach; "append a charm to the necklace";

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    Hyponyms: obstinate, ask for it, ask for trouble, plug, plug away, stick to, stick with, follow, subjoin

     

    Entailments: call, telephone, call up, phone, ring

     

    Derivational Morphology: doggedness, perseverance, persistence, persistency, tenacity, tenaciousness, pertinacity, perseveration, appendage

     

     
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