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Think, for a moment, of the tremendous issues which hang upon it!

It is not too much to say that peace or war may hang upon the issue.

All his fortunes for the future appeared to hang upon the result.

But they did not form in heavy blocks or hang upon the mountain summits.

I hang upon your words, Madame, yet I do not understand them.

That daughter is the apple of your eye; you hang upon her with your whole heart and soul.

All this to hang upon Molly's own desire to make the change.

My own life and the lives of many others may now hang upon a few moments.

The whole interest of the Beggar's Opera may be said to hang upon it.

They are a much better lot, he said, than the leeches who used to hang upon me.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.