Expresiones y frases - Verbo 'To hang'

Idioms - Verb 'To hang'

to hang fire suspender las operaciones
to hang a left/right doblar a la izquierda/derecha
to hang by a thread/in the balance pender de un hilo
to hang loose quedarse tranquilo
  • When you get to the corner of Washington Road and Maple Street, hang a left.
  • My job as an accountant at the company is hanging by a thread!
  • The Chinese course hung fire because not enough people signed up for it.
  • Don't worry, I'll take care of your dog. You go to Hawaii and hang loose.
to hang on every/someone's word estar pendiente de la palabra de alguien
to hang on like grim death no soltar la presa
to hang tough on something mantenerse firme en algo
to hang up one's hat colgar los botines, retirarse
  • Every time my grandfather tells one of his stories, we all hang on his every word.
  • The thief had already gone away but I was still hanging on to my mom's arm like grim death.
  • If you both hang tough on your attitude, you'll never get to an agreement.
  • After almost fifty years working as a surgeon, doctor Reynolds decided to hang up his hat.