What does the word pendulous mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Pendulously.

  • Part of speech: adjective


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Hanging, especially so as to swing.

Usage examples for pendulous

  1. My face was enormous, my mouth wide, my nostrils gaping, my lips pendulous, and I had a pair of immoderately long, rough, hairy ears. – The Book of Were-Wolves by Sabine Baring-Gould
  2. The elm- trees reach their long, pendulous branches almost to the ground. – Hyperion by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow