Last modified on 20 June 2013, at 20:14

hang in



hang in (third-person singular simple present hangs in, present participle hanging in, simple past and past participle hung in)

  1. (intransitive) To remain in a particular place or status.

Usage notesEdit

  • Hang in there is frequently used as an imperative, encouraging someone to persist despite adverse conditions.

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