Definition of dangling:
pause, suspension system, abeyance, pendant, pendent, temporary removal, interruption, respite, suspended, break, pendulous, wall hanging, supported, intermission, hanging, suspension, hiatus, abatement, reprieve.
His face fell a little as he found the room apparently empty, and then lighted again as his glance discovered Tom at the closet door, Tom half- dressed and with a pair of trousers dangling over his arm.- "Left End Edwards", Ralph Henry Barbour.
- "Five Little Peppers at School", Margaret Sidney.
- "Betty Wales Freshman", Edith K. Dunton.