Definition of hang-gliding in English:

hang-gliding

noun

  • See hang-glider

    • ‘I'd always associated hang-gliding with coastal hills, where there is something to jump off.’
    • ‘It comes as no surprise that during communism, sports like skydiving and hang-gliding were state-sponsored activities and people were actually paid to fly.’
    • ‘I don't intend to take up hang-gliding, snorkelling, origami or crochet.’
    • ‘Getting high-adrenalin kicks in Cumbria could get even tougher if new rules curtailing paragliding and hang-gliding are left on the statute books.’
    • ‘The microlite flying and power hang-gliding were quite impressive.’

Pronunciation

hang-gliding

/ˈhaŋɡlʌɪdɪŋ/