From Latin pendulusfrompendēreto hang(s)pen- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Pendulous Sentence Examples
Basset hounds are long and crooked-legged dogs, with pendulous ears.
The flowers are borne in long pendulous racemes, and the two wings of the fruit are ascending.
They are shrubs or low trees with evergreen or nearly evergreen opposite entire leaves, and dense clusters of small, white, tubular four-parted flowers, enclosing two stamens and succeeded by small, globular, usually black berries, each with a single pendulous seed.
Mastiffs are powerful, heavily built dogs, with short muzzles, frequently protruding lower jaws, skulls raised above the eyes, ears erect or pendulous, pendulous upper lips, short coats and thin tails.
The Nepal goat appears to be a variety of the Nubian breed, having the same arched facial line, pendulous ears and long legs.