Explicație hook în Dicționarul Englez Englez

hook

(hk )

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a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket
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a short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent
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a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer
"he tooks lessons to cure his hooking"

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a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something
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a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something
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a catch for locking a door
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anything that serves as an enticement
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a sharp curve or crook
a shape resembling a hook
verb
approach with an offer of sexual favors
"he was solicited by a prostitute"
"The young man was caught soliciting in the park"

verb
entice and trap
"The car salesman had snared three potential customers"

verb
secure with the foot
"hook the ball"

verb
to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug)
verb
fasten with a hook
verb
catch with a hook
"hook a fish"

verb
hit with a hook
"His opponent hooked him badly"

verb
hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left
verb
make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle
"She sat there crocheting all day"

verb
make off with belongings of others
verb
rip off
ask an unreasonable price
verb
take by theft
"Someone snitched my wallet!"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) bait, claw, crotchet, draw, lure
(verb) abstract, accost, addict, cabbage, cop, crochet, filch, fleece, lift, nobble, overcharge, pilfer, pinch, pluck, plume, purloin, rob, snare, sneak, soak, solicit, surcharge, swipe, thieve