- That by which a thing is suspended. Especially:
- A bridle iron
- (Britain) A steep, wooded declivity.
- One who hangs, or causes to be hanged; a hangman.
- (machines) A part that suspends a journal box in which shafting runs.
- That which hangs or is suspended, as a sword worn at the side; especially, in the 18th century, a short, curved sword.
- A strap hung to the girdle, by which a dagger or sword is suspended.
- A clothes hanger