a shoulder-shaped frame with a hook at the top, usually of wire, wood, or plastic, for draping and hanging
a garment when not in use.
a part of something by which
it is hung
, as a loop on a garment.
a contrivance on which things are hung
, as a hook.
Automotive. a double-hinged device linking the chassis with the leaf springs on vehicles having solid axles.
a light saber of the 17th and 18th centuries, often worn by sailors.
a person who hangs
Origin: 1400–50; late Middle English hangere;
Can be confused: hangar