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hang up

transitive verb

  • 1 (suspend) hang up something on a hook
    etwas an einen Haken hängen od. an einem Haken aufhängen
  • 2 [figurative] (put aside)
    an den Nagel hängen [informal]
  • 4 (cause delay to)
    aufhalten (Person)
    the negotiations were hung up for a week
    die Verhandlungen kamen für eine Woche zum Stillstand
  • 5 [informal] (cause inhibition to)be hung up about something
    ein gestörtes Verhältnis zu etwas haben hang-up

intransitive verb

See parent entry: hang

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hang-up

noun

[informal]
  • 1 (difficulty)
    Problem Neutr.
    we have no hang-ups about morals
    die Moral ist bei uns kein Thema
  • 2 (inhibition)
    Macke Fem. [informal]
    have a hang-up about something
    ein gestörtes Verhältnis zu etwas haben
  • 3 (fixation)
    Komplex Mask. (about wegen)
    he has a hang-up about his mother
    er hat einen Mutterkomplex

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