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1. hanging

noun. ['ˈhæŋɪŋ, ˈhæŋgɪŋ'] a form of capital punishment; victim is suspended by the neck from a gallows or gibbet until dead.

Synonyms

  • executing
  • execution
  • death penalty

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • boycott
  • disapproval
  • invalidate

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2. hanging

noun. ['ˈhæŋɪŋ, ˈhæŋgɪŋ'] decoration that is hung (as a tapestry) on a wall or over a window.

Synonyms

  • dossal
  • Kakemono
  • ornament
  • dossel
  • tapestry
  • ornamentation
  • lambrequin
  • wall hanging
  • decoration

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • disapprove
  • disagree
  • take

3. hanging

noun. ['ˈhæŋɪŋ, ˈhæŋgɪŋ'] the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely).

Synonyms

  • support
  • dangling
  • suspension

Antonyms

  • simplicity
  • inactivity
  • unsupportive
  • nonbearing

4. wall

noun. ['ˈwɔl'] an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure.

Synonyms

  • cope
  • pier
  • proscenium
  • divider
  • chimney breast
  • archway
  • panelling
  • room
  • paneling
  • doorway
  • copestone
  • row
  • course
  • pane
  • arch
  • attic
  • capstone
  • sidewall
  • door
  • room access
  • proscenium wall
  • firewall
  • wall panel
  • dado
  • wainscoting
  • wainscot
  • gable wall
  • gable
  • header
  • parapet
  • coping
  • threshold
  • cavity wall
  • edifice
  • bearing wall
  • stretcher
  • partition
  • wainscotting
  • building
  • hallway
  • hall
  • gable end

Antonyms

  • straighten
  • inferior
  • straight line
  • unskilled

Etymology

  • wall (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weall (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • walle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wallen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weallian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. wall

noun. ['ˈwɔl'] anything that suggests a wall in structure or function or effect.

Synonyms

  • footwall
  • hanging wall
  • object

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • get up
  • turn out
  • ease

Etymology

  • wall (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weall (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • walle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wallen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weallian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. wall

noun. ['ˈwɔl'] (anatomy) a layer (a lining or membrane) that encloses a structure.

Synonyms

  • stratum
  • paries

Antonyms

  • natural elevation
  • finish
  • head

Etymology

  • wall (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weall (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • walle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wallen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weallian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. wall

noun. ['ˈwɔl'] an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes.

Synonyms

  • embankment
  • fraise
  • bailey
  • battlement
  • crenelation
  • merlon
  • bulwark
  • earthwork
  • munition
  • crenellation
  • fortification

Antonyms

  • lumper
  • stand still
  • ebb
  • unnaturally

Etymology

  • wall (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weall (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • walle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wallen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weallian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. wall

noun. ['ˈwɔl'] a masonry fence (as around an estate or garden).

Synonyms

  • fencing
  • fence
  • party wall

Antonyms

  • end
  • disassembly
  • attack
  • defend

Etymology

  • wall (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weall (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • walle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wallen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weallian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. wall

noun. ['ˈwɔl'] a difficult or awkward situation.

Etymology

  • wall (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weall (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • walle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wallen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weallian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. wall

verb. ['ˈwɔl'] surround with a wall in order to fortify.

Synonyms

  • protect
  • stockade
  • fence
  • fence in
  • palisade
  • circumvallate

Etymology

  • wall (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weall (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • walle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wallen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • weallian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Sentences with wall-hanging


1. Noun Phrase
Today a tanned beaver pelt mounted in a hoop can be purchased as a wall hanging reminiscent of the Mountain Man Era.

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