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hang a left

To make a left turn. Hang a left when you get to the end of the block, and then you'll see the store in front of you.
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hang a left

Inf. to turn left. He hung a left at the wrong corner. Hey, here! Hang a left here!
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hang a left

Also, hang a right. Make a left (or right) turn, as when driving an automobile. For example, Hang a left at the traffic light and then hang a right at the next intersection. [Slang; mid-1900s]
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

hang a left (or right)

make a left (or right) turn. US informal
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hang a ˈleft/ˈright

(American English) take a left/right turn
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hang a left

tv. to turn left. He hung a left at the wrong corner.
See also: hang, left
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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