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hang in the air

Definition of hang in the air in English:

Remain unresolved: the success of the Green movement has left that rather uncomfortable question hanging in the air
More example sentences
  • However, there are questions that remain hanging in the air.
  • The question still hung in the air, unanswered, how do you stop them getting away with it?
  • Her question hangs in the air: ‘Who could want to do this?’
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