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Phrasal Verbs

hang with

This page is about the phrasal verb hang with

American English INFORMAL

Meaning

to spend time with

Synonym

hang around with, hang about with

For example

  • hang with sb After school the older kids go to the mall and hang with their friends.

  • hang with sb My son says he'll spend the holidays surfing and hanging with his crew down the beach.

Note:
used mostly by teenagers and young adults in the U.S.A., or by others who want to sound like them

Variety

This is typically used in American English but may be used in other varieties of English too.

Quick Quiz

Whenever she has free time, our eldest daughter likes to hang with

a. her homework

b. her computer

c. her close friends

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