Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech:


Part of speech: adjective

Hanging, especially so as to swing.

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Usage examples "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", Sabine Baring-Gould.
  2. The elm- trees reach their long, pendulous branches almost to the ground. - "Hyperion", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
  3. What millions of tiny cones hung from its pendulous branches! - "A Rambler's lease", Bradford Torrey.