Synonyms to hanger on

adherent, appendage, attendant, barnacle, bloodsucker, buff, bystander, cavaliere servente, courtier, creature, dangler, dependent, disciple, dummy, fan, feudatory, figurehead, flunky, follower, following, freeloader, gillie, goon, hatchet man, heeler, henchman, homager, homme de cour, inferior, jackal, lackey, leech, liege, liege man, lounge lizard, man, minion, myrmidon, parasite, partisan, peon, public, puppet, pursuer, pursuivant, retainer, satellite, sectary, serf, servant, shadow, slave, spectator, spiv, sponge, sponger, stooge, subordinate, successor, sucker, supporter, sycophant, tagtail, tail, thug, trainbearer, underling, understrapper, vassal, votary, ward heeler, yeoman