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hang (one's) head
Literally, to lower one's head in shame or embarrassment. Don't hang your head over this loss—you ran an excellent race.
hang one's head
Express shame or contrition. For example, No need to hang your head-you've done the best you can. [c. 1200]
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Tie the flowers in loose bunches and hang head
down from the rail.
If they hang heads
in desperation and unhappiness, that's fine.
SAMYARWOOD89: Ann Jones AM says @BCUHB should hang heads
in shame 2.
Kids don't hang heads
, they know we can turn it around," Patriot head coach Fran Incutto said.