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Definition of hang tight

hang tight

verb

  • to wait patiently.
                                                                                                                         

    Citation from "Good Advices", Covert Affairs (TV), Season 2 Episode 2 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jul 27 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jul 27 2011.

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Definitions include: see leave (one) hanging.
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Definitions include: to have sexual intercourse with a woman.
Definitions include: having sex.
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Definitions include: to stay in one place and wait patiently.
Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool"; "awesome".
Definitions include: a stingy person.
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Definitions include: means something is hella good.

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