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αἰωρέω ἀείρω lift up, raise, ὑγρὸν νῶτον αἰωρεῖ, of the eagle raising his feathers, Pind.; τοὺς ὄφεις ὑπὲρ τῆς κεφαλῆς αἰωρῶν Dem.:—cf. ἐωρέω. hang, Plut., Luc.
II.Pass. to be hung, hang, Hdt.; αἰωρουμένων τῶν ὀστῶν being raised, lifted, Plat.; αἷμα ἠιωρεῖτο spouted up, Bion. hang suspended, float in air, hover, oscillate, Soph., Plat.
3.metaph. to be in suspense, Thuc.; αἰωρεῖσθαι ἐν ἄλλοις to depend upon others, Plat.; αἰωρηθεὶς ὑπὲρ μεγάλων playing for a high stake, Hdt.

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