hook

All Noun Verb
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  • He attended his first event later that same year, and he was hooked.
  • One of his eyes could also be hooked up so that he would be able to see.
  • As a result, he lost both hands and was given two hooks to serve as hands.
  • There may also be a small sharp hook at the end of the upper bill.
  • He hooked occasionally and scored the majority of his off-side runs with the cut shot.
  • Going off-hook at end B has no effect at end A.
  • They learn that Hook has her two brothers and they set off to rescue them.
  • He managed to save himself when his clothing became hooked onto an iron stay.
  • Hooks frequently break or otherwise damage holds that human hands and feet do not.
  • At that time the company's product was still based on hooks and eyes.
  • In addition, hooking up can mean different things to different people.
  • When a fish is hooked, the line slowly comes up to the surface of the water.
  • She had already attached one of them; and she was hooking out for more. Cited from Entire PG Edition of William Dean Howells
  • They subsequently fall in while trying to hook the body with a garden tool.
  • Hooks and lines are used in methods like long-line fishing and hand-line fishing.
  • New Order have broken up more than once, and Hook has been involved with other projects.
  • He sat down, hooking his chair with his foot nearer to the table. Cited from The Summons, by A.E.W. Mason
  • Birds meet in the air, hook their feet together and spiral down together.
  • The church is also notable for the boat hooks still evident on the side walls.
  • Two teams approached them, hooked up and brought away two weapons.
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Meaning of hook

  • noun A catch for locking a door
  • noun A sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook
  • noun A mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something
  • noun A curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something
  • noun A golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer
    he took lessons to cure his hooking
  • noun A short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent
  • verb Fasten with a hook
  • verb Hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left
  • verb Take by theft
    Someone snitched my wallet!
  • verb Hit with a hook
    His opponent hooked him badly
  • verb Catch with a hook
    hook a fish
  • verb Secure with the foot
    hook the ball
  • verb Entice and trap
    The car salesman had snared three potential customers
  • verb Approach with an offer of sexual favors
    he was solicited by a prostitute, The young man was caught soliciting in the park