Dangle – meaning of the word and example

To hang loosely, or to hold something so that it hangs loosely. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To hang loosely and usually so as to be able to swing freely. (Merriam – Webster)

Hang or swing loosely. (Oxford Dictionaries)

If something dangles from somewhere or if you dangle it somewhere, it hangs or swings loosely. (Collins Dictionary)


What is a dangling participle?



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