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A piece of metal or other hard material curved or bent back at an angle, for catching hold of or hanging things on
“There was a hook where a picture once hung, with horrid marks where the picture had been.”
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A bent piece of metal, typically barbed and baited, for catching fish
“Ben had tried to show her how to bait a hook earlier, but Inger felt too much sympathy for the poor worms to skewer them successfully.”
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A curved cutting instrument, especially as used for reaping or shearing
“In summer for the wheat harvest, everybody was given a reaping hook to work in the fields.”
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A short swinging punch made with the elbow bent and rigid, especially in boxing
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“She responds with a right hook and catches him off guard.”
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A piece of metal or other hard material curved or bent back at an angle, for catching hold of or hanging things on
“One of his jackets hung from a hook.”
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A (sharp) turning movement
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A religious hypocrite
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A sharp, hooked claw of a bird of prey or other predatory animal
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Foul ball
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Clipping of promotion
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A person or thing that provides stability or confidence in an otherwise uncertain situation
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A headland or promontory
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An object that is used to support something
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A thing that persuades or leads someone to do something
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Seizing something
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Ritual officially celebrating the beginning of a marriage
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A thin, pointed, projecting part
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A part of a song which is repeated after each verse
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The inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers
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A jointed or flexible device that allows the pivoting of a door etc.
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The outside limit of an object, area, or surface
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A trick by which someone is misled into acting contrary to their interests or intentions
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A hidden or unsuspected danger or difficulty
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Appendage of hand
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Each of the two upper limbs of the human body from the shoulder to the hand
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The equipment required for a task or sport
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Catch with a hook
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“I managed to get a few takes, but only hooked one fish which shook the hook before I landed it.”
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Attach or fasten with a hook or hooks
“One interesting solution is to hook your thumb drive to a neck strap to make a necklace, or a key chain, That way, you will never leave home without it.”
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Bend into the shape of a hook so as to fasten around or to an object
“In case you were wondering, you hook your arms through the straps of another jumper's parachute.”
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To join so as to form a longer or larger whole
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To steal
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To come into possession of
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To strike, especially with force
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To hold or engage the attention of
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To cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action
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To fondle, kid, pet, tease
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Hit a foul
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(with reference to a limb or joint) To bend or become bent
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(of a person or group of people) To encourage, or arouse, interest or enthusiasm in
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To pawn, mortgage
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To deceive or fool someone
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Discover the exact place or position of
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To make forceful contact with something
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To cause to participate in an activity or situation
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To give as security on a loan
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To cause to move with a jerk
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To promise or make a guarantee to do something
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