Pensile vs Sagging - What's the difference?

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Pensile is a related term of sagging.


As an adjective pensile

is hanging down, suspended.

As a noun sagging is

the act of something that sags.

As a verb sagging is

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pensile

English

Alternative forms

* pensill (obsolete )

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Hanging down, suspended.
  • * 1658': However the account of the '''Pensill or hanging gardens of ''Babylon'' [...] is of no slender antiquity — Sir Thomas Browne, ''The Garden of Cyrus (Folio Society 2007, p. 165)
  • Anagrams

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    sagging

    English

    Noun

  • The act of something that sags.
  • * 1969 , Sugar Technologists' Association of India, Proceedings
  • It was noticed that there had been saggings and bulgings in the trays.
  • A manner of wearing pants or shorts below the waist, revealing some or all of the underwear.
  • Verb

    (head)