hang up

Definitions of hang up
  1. verb
    cause to be hanging or suspended
    synonyms: hang
    hang
    be suspended or hanging
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    types:
    suspend
    hang freely
    sling
    hang loosely or freely; let swing
    dangle
    cause to dangle or hang freely
    type of:
    fasten, fix, secure
    cause to be firmly attached
  2. verb
    put a telephone receiver back in its cradle
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    type of:
    put back, replace
    put something back where it belongs
  3. verb
    interrupt a telephone conversation
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    type of:
    break off, break short, cut short
    interrupt before its natural or planned end
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