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Synonyms for hook

catch

by hook or by crook

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hook something or someone up

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  • connect (up)
  • link (up)
  • fix (up)

hook up with someone

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  • get together with
  • meet (up) with
  • join forces with
  • unite with

hook, line, and sinker

off the hook

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a device for fastening or for checking motion

to take (another's property) without permission

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a catch for locking a door

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a sharp curve or crook

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anything that serves as an enticement

a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something

a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something

a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer

a short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent

a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket

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fasten with a hook

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make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle

hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left

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take by theft

make off with belongings of others

hit with a hook

catch with a hook

to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug)

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secure with the foot

entice and trap

approach with an offer of sexual favors

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References in periodicals archive ?
Founded in the 1920s by Albert Partridge and his son, Ted, the company has become a big name among anglers and especially famous for its Partridge fish hooks.
We do have a special way of removing fish hooks from hands,'' Helgren said.
We have dealt with quite a lot of incidents of birds swallowing fish hooks or getting caught up in netting but it is not as common with dogs and cats.
But he died a painful death after swallowing a fish hook.
And the way his jaw juts out, Cowher looks like a small-mouth bass with a fish hook stuck in his gums.
Days later last August, he sent the store a KitKat with a fish hook attached, Leeds crown court heard.
Adam MacLennan swung into action when his best friend Scott Dingwall got a FISH HOOK stuck in his left eye.
The system includes an Angle-Guided Bench Sharpener with 17- and 20-degree angle guides, interchangeable Coarse and Fine 6" Diamond Plates, an Angle-Guided Field Hone with a three-position ceramic rod (coarse, fine, fish hook groove) and two small-diameter ceramic rods for serrations.
The vehicle features a new grille, headlamps with LED accents at the inside corners, a sensor visible in the lower section of the Titan's bumper that suggests the inclusion of safety technology, and rear lights that incorporate Nissan's fish hook design.
Tumu Whakarae Keelan Ransfield said the logo resembled an aho or a fish hook similar to that used by Maui when he fished Aotearoa up from the depths of Tangaroa.
Qatar local folklore describes the shape of the country as resembling the palm of a right hand extended in prayer, while Bermuda is shaped like a fish hook.
THIS seagull was killed when a discarded fish hook got stuck in its head.
I recall seeing a photo of Amy once and her mouth was so distorted that it looked as though she had a fish hook in her mouth.
Met in the market of TenE s, Younes come to get supplied with fish hook, lures and other materials.
We bandaged the injured man's finger, and it looked like he might need surgery to remove the fish hook.