To hang down

Related to To hang down: hang up, hand down
to let fall below the proper position; to bend down; to decline; as, to hang down the head, or, elliptically, to hang the head.

See also: Hang

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
But that piece of crape, to their imagination, seemed to hang down before his heart, the symbol of a fearful secret between him and them.
Is there anything I can do to get them both to hang down? - John Sampson, Gillingham, Kent.