hang on

Definitions of hang on
  1. verb
    fix to; attach
    synonyms: append, tack, tack on, tag on
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    types:
    subjoin
    add to the end
    type of:
    attach
    cause to be attached
  2. verb
    be persistent, refuse to stop
    synonyms: hang in, hold on, persevere, persist
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    obstinate
    persist stubbornly
    ask for it, ask for trouble
    persist with actions or an attitude despite the probability that it will cause trouble
    plug, plug away
    persist in working hard
    follow, stick to, stick with
    keep to
    type of:
    bear on, carry on, continue, preserve, uphold
    keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
  3. verb
    hold the phone line open
    “Please hang on while I get your folder”
    synonyms: hold on, hold the line
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    type of:
    await, expect, look, wait
    look forward to the probable occurrence of
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