Hang out for

Hang out for
1. remain adamant in expectation of (a goal, reward, etc.): 'I'll hang out for a higher price before I'll sell; hangin' out for the Chilli Peppers concert' 2. be in need of; crave: 'He's hanging out for a coffee'

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  • hang out for — To insist on • • • Main Entry: ↑hang …   Useful english dictionary

  • hang out for — Australian Slang 1. remain adamant in expectation of (a goal, reward, etc.): I ll hang out for a higher price before I ll sell; hangin out for the Chilli Peppers concert 2. be in need of; crave: He s hanging out for a coffee …   English dialects glossary

  • hang out for —  Insist on (usu. acceptance of certain conditions) …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • hang-out — n haunt, den, meeting place, home, patch, local, stamping ground COLLOQ. dive, joint, watering hole * * * ▶ noun HAUNT, stamping ground, favourite spot, meeting place, territory; den, refuge, retreat; N. Amer. stomping ground. * * * ˈhang out [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hang|out — «HANG OWT», noun. Slang. 1. a place one lives in or goes to often. 2. a rendezvous, especially for gangsters and other criminals: »an underworld hangout …   Useful english dictionary

  • hang out — verb spend time in a certain location or with certain people She hangs out at the corner cafe • Derivationally related forms: ↑hangout • Hypernyms: ↑frequent, ↑haunt • Verb Frames: Somebody s …   Useful english dictionary

  • hang out — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you hang out clothes that you have washed, you hang them on a clothes line to dry. [V n P] I was worried I wouldn t be able to hang my washing out. [Also V P n (not pron)] 2) PHRASAL VERB If you hang out in a particular place… …   English dictionary

  • hang out — Synonyms and related words: abide, affect, aller sans dire, be conspicuous, be exposed, be found, be manifest, be no secret, beetle, berth, betray itself, bide, bunk, cohabit, come across, come along, come out, come to hand, come to light, crop… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hang out the besom —    obsolete    to live riotously during your wife s absence    A besom is a broom, once the preferred mode of transportation of witches, the aged menial who wielded it, and, in the 19th century, a prostitute because A girl described as a besom… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • To hang out — Hang Hang, v. i. 1. To be suspended or fastened to some elevated point without support from below; to dangle; to float; to rest; to remain; to stay. [1913 Webster] 2. To be fastened in such a manner as to allow of free motion on the point or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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