Pendulous is a synonym of dangling.
As adjectives the difference between pendulous and dangling
is that pendulous
is hanging as if from a support while dangling
is suspended from above.
As a noun dangling is
the act of hanging something so that it can move freely; suspension.
As a verb dangling is
hanging as if from a support
indecisive or hesitant
(biology) having branches etc. that bend downwards; drooping or weeping
suspended from above
The act of hanging something so that it can move freely; suspension.
The act of following or trailing around.
* 1866 , Mark Lemon, Falkner Lyle, Or, The Story of Two Wives
- Falkner's quick-sighted honour would not have tolerated your brother's danglings at the skirts of beauty.
* dangling modifier