1. The practice of hanging condemned people as a form of capital punishment.
2. A decorative piece of fabric or curtain hung on the wall of a room or around a bed.
3. Suspended in the air.
4. Situated or designed so as to appear to hang down.
Plural noun: Hangings.
Horns, fjords, hanging valley can be seen in some landscapes.
Controversial cross-party issues such as abortion and hanging.