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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who persistently (and annoyingly) follows along.

Usage examples (32)
  • Bubbles is the only chimpanzee hanger-on in music history.
  • Mr. HART: Lucien Carr was a-- a hanger-on around the campus.
  • A new picture emerging of the shady hanger-on surrounding her.
  • Fara frowned as he saw who it was: Castler, a village hanger-on. for more
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