from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To take down something (such as a picture) from a hanging position

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To divest or strip of hangings; to remove the hangings, as a room.
  • transitive v. To remove (something hanging or swinging) from that which supports it.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To take or remove from a hanging position, as a picture or a bell, or a rapier from its hangers; also, to remove from its hinges or similar supports, as a door, a gate, or a shutter.
  • To deprive of hangings, as a room.


un- +‎ hang (Wiktionary)



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