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He was not a man to dodge trouble that might bring profit dangling to the fringe of her skirt.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
Mariequita sat near by, dangling her legs, watching him work, and handing him nails from the tool-box.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Besides, there was the ever unceasing grizzly spectre of poverty dangling before Jessie's eyes.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
The American was dressed after the fashion prevailing in the hills, and had a couple of revolvers dangling at his hips.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
I remember the feeling I had when my brother once showed me the picture of a man dangling from the branch of a tree.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
The two bells are tied by a silver chain and slung over the elephant's back, one dangling on each side of him.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
He perched at Charity's feet, his legs dangling between the wheels, and they could not say much because of his presence.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
Do not keep unfortunate little children's feet dangling all through their school years to save a few pennies on school furniture.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
Sure enough the old man was alone, the fragment of the parted strap dangling from his outstretched wrist.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
From the broken gratings in front, the bit of rope and strip of blanket were left dangling in the wind.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DANGLING

  • dangling
  • dependent
  • drooping
  • pending
  • pendulant
  • pensile
  • suspended
  • swinging
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