Pend´ant   Pronunciation: pĕnd´ant
n.1.Something which hangs or depends; something suspended; a hanging appendage, especially one of an ornamental character, as to a chandelier or an eardrop; also, an appendix or addition, as to a book.
Many . . . have been pleased with this work and its pendant, the Tales and Popular Fictions.
- Keightley.
2.An ornamental object or piece of jewelry with a hook so that it can be hung from a chain around the neck.
3.(Arch.) A hanging ornament on roofs, ceilings, etc., much used in the later styles of Gothic architecture, where it is of stone, and an important part of the construction. There are imitations in plaster and wood, which are mere decorative features.
4.(Fine Arts) One of a pair; a counterpart; as, one vase is the pendant to the other vase.
5.A pendulum.
6.The stem and ring of a watch, by which it is suspended.
Pendant post
(Arch.) a part of the framing of an open timber roof; a post set close against the wall, and resting upon a corbel or other solid support, and supporting the ends of a collar beam or any part of the roof.
Noun1.Pendantpendant - an adornment that hangs from a piece of jewelry (necklace or earring)
2.pendant - branched lighting fixture; often ornate; hangs from the ceiling
Synonyms: chandelier
To see a pendant in your dream, represents your relationships and the desire for unconditional love. You are feeling connected so someone. The dream may also indicates that you are feeling emotionally touched by some situation or by someone.accession, accessory, accompaniment, addenda, addendum, additament, addition, additive, additory, additum, adjunct, adjuvant, ally, alter ego, analogon, analogue, annex, annexation, appanage, appendage, appendant, appurtenance, appurtenant, arras, associate, attachment, augment, augmentation, banner, bob, brother, chandelier, close copy, close match, coattail, coda, cognate, color, companion, complement, concomitant, congenator, congener, continuation, coordinate, corollary, correlate, correlative, correspondent, counterpart, curtain, drape, drapery, drop, ear lobe, earring, ensign, equivalent, extension, extrapolation, fellow, fixture, flag, flap, fringe, hammock, hanger, hanging, icicle, image, increase, increment, jack, kindred spirit, lappet, like, likeness, lobation, lobe, lobule, locket, mate, medallion, near duplicate, necklace, obverse, offshoot, ornament, parallel, pendulum, pennant, pennon, picture, pigtail, plumb bob, queue, reciprocal, reinforcement, second self, side effect, side issue, similitude, simulacrum, sister, skirt, soul mate, stalactite, standard, streamer, such, suchlike, supplement, swing, tail, tailpiece, tally, tapestry, tassel, the like of, the likes of, tippet, trail, train, twin, undergirding, uvula, wattle
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