hang out

hang out

  1. (intransitive, idiomatic, slang) To spend time doing nothing in particular.
    After the film, do you want to go hang out?
    He hung out with his friends all day yesterday.
  2. (intransitive, idiomatic, slang) To lodge or reside.
    • , Charles Dickens, The Pickwick Papers
      'I say, old boy, where do you hang out?'
      Mr. Pickwick replied that he was at present suspended at the George and Vulture.
  3. (dated, informal) To be unyielding; to hold out.
    The juryman hangs out against an agreement.
  4. Used other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see hang, out
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