hangers on who get in touch with girls and still write things like, ‘If you get into the industry you can make $20,000 a month.’
The center-right hedge fund clique known as Third Way, and associated Blue Dogs and hangers on.
The café can sit about 20 people, has a cozy atmosphere, beautiful paintings and hangers for scarves and manteaux.
early 15c., "one who hangs (something)," especially "hangman;" agent noun of hang (v.). Meaning "something that is suspended" is late 15c. Meaning "thing from which something is hung" is from 1690s. Specifically of coat or dress hangers from 1873. Hanger-on is from 1540s.