Hook Meaning

There are 20 meaning(s) for word Hook

Hook Meaning 1 : anything that serves as an enticement

    Synonyms : bait,  come-on,  lure,  sweetener
Hook Meaning 2 : make off with belongings of others

    Synonyms : abstract,  cabbage,  filch,  lift,  nobble,  pilfer,  pinch,  purloin,  snarf,  sneak,  swipe
Hook Meaning 3 : approach with an offer of sexual favors

    Synonyms : accost,  solicit
Hook Meaning 4 : take by theft

    Synonyms : cop,  glom,  knock off,  snitch,  thieve
Hook Meaning 5 : a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer

    Example : he took lessons to cure his hooking

    Synonyms : draw,  hooking
Hook Meaning 6 : a sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook

    Synonyms : crotchet
Hook Meaning 7 : to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug)

    Synonyms : addict
Hook Meaning 8 : a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something

    Synonyms : claw
Hook Meaning 9 : make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle

    Synonyms : crochet
Hook Meaning 10 : rip off; ask an unreasonable price

    Synonyms : fleece,  gazump,  overcharge,  pluck,  plume,  rob,  soak,  surcharge
Hook Meaning 11 : entice and trap

    Synonyms : snare
Hook Meaning 12 : a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket

    Synonyms : hook shot
Hook Meaning 13 : a catch for locking a door

Hook Meaning 14 : a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something

Hook Meaning 15 : a short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent

Hook Meaning 16 : catch with a hook

    Example : hook a fish

Hook Meaning 17 : fasten with a hook

Hook Meaning 18 : hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left

Hook Meaning 19 : hit with a hook

    Example : His opponent hooked him badly

Hook Meaning 20 : secure with the foot

    Example : hook the ball

Hook Antonyms

How to Pronounce Hook

  • hʊk