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hang on

Translation of hang on in German:

intransitive verb

Pronunciation: /-ˈ-/
  • 1 (hold fast)
    sich festhalten
    hang on to
    [literal] (grasp) sich festhalten an + Dat. (Gegenstand)
    [figurative] [informal] (retain) behalten (Eigentum, Stellung)
  • 3 [informal] (wait) hang on [a minute]!
    Moment mal!
    Sekunde mal! [informal]

transitive verb

Pronunciation: /ˈ--/
  • hang on something [figurative]
    von etwas abhängen
    hang on somebody's words
    jemandem gespannt zuhören
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