pendulous definition

  • adjective:
    • holding loosely; suspended so as to move or sway.
    • Wavering; undecided.
    • dangling like from a support
    • indecisive or reluctant
    • having branches an such like. that fold downwards; sagging or weeping
    • based; pendent loosely; holding; swinging.
    • Wavering; unstable; skeptical.
    • Inclined or hanging downwards, as a flower on a recurved stalk, or an ovule which hangs from the top part of the ovary.
    • having branches or flower heads that bend downward
  • others:
    • Hanging loosely or swinging easily from a hard and fast point above; dangling; moving; loosely pendent: as, pendulous ears.
    • In zoology, particularly applied — to your pensile nests of wild birds, which hang like a purse or pouch through the help.
    • towards the cock, clitoris, or scrotum whenever loosely dangling from the perineum or abdomen, as with numerous monkeys, marsupials, etc.
    • In botany, just like pendent, more particularly when the flexure is from weakness of this assistance.
    • In suspense; wavering; doubting; undecided.

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