- Refers to the action of suspending someone around the neck until death, usually as a method of capital punishment
- Indicates a person's death due to being suspended by the neck
- Refers to the situation where a decision or verdict cannot be made
- The jury was still hang on whether the evidence provided was sufficient or not.
- The man met his tragic end when he decided to hang himself in his room.
- In historical times, it was a common practice to hang people as a form of punishment.