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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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Surgical retrieval of fish hook was planned and turtle was surgically prepared.
TOUGH BIRD: The swan in Stanley Park has been shot with a crossbow, hit with a shotgun and an airgun, and swallowed a fish hook
He and his brother donated their inherited Fish Hook land, consisting of "a hundred acres of trees, a brook, a swamp, a deep ravine, a bog, a peat hole where ducks found refuge and almost a quarter of a mile of shore.
Another common injury is the fish hook in the foot.
One was left clinging to rocks with a fish hook through his foot, the other was found face down with suspected spinal injuries.
The former rod and fish hook manufacturer's premises is now completely revamped for residential use as 18 luxury apartments.
Keep the park service brochure handy and you'll be able to identify the saguaro's neighbors in this world - cactuses such as prickly pear, hedgehog, fish hook barrel; scrubby plants such as creosote bush, mesquite, ocotillo; and more varieties of cholla cactus than you could have imagined exist: chainfruit, teddy bear, pencil, buckhorn.
Now even before hunting goes a well-funded American group is trying to outlaw fishing with an emptily emotive poster showing a dog with a fish hook in its mouth.
Gave him bacon and eggs and he gave us fish hook in exchange so it wasn't really cheating.
139% U3O8 (1989) in the Athabasca sandstone (width of intersection not available) near Fish Hook Lake.
Llandudno RNLI spokesman Alan Sharp said: "The stricken seabird had become entangled in a mass of discarded fishing lines and weights at the seaward end of Llandudno pier, and had a fish hook piercing its breast.
The fish hook is ranked among the Top 20 most important tools of all time by Forbes.
Advertisements (a detail of one is shown above) show smokers being dragged by fish hook, and line to their usual smoking den.
He had earlier swallowed a fish hook and had to have an operation.
She launched her good works with a poster of a dog with its face being ripped open by a fish hook and the caption: "If you wouldn't do this to a dog, why do it to a fish?