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1. hook

verb. ['ˈhʊk'] fasten with a hook.

Synonyms

  • secure
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • unhook
  • work
  • disadvantage

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Reaping Hook

  • gobbledygook
  • create-a-book
  • undertook
  • undercook
  • vanhook
  • precook
  • overtook
  • overcook
  • mistook
  • kirkuk
  • forsook
  • unhook
  • unbook
  • stroock
  • retook
  • rebook
  • mccook
  • decook
  • chinook
  • snook
  • schnook
  • flook
  • crooke
  • crook
  • brooke
  • brook
  • zook
  • tooke
  • took
  • shook

2. hook

noun. ['ˈhʊk'] a catch for locking a door.

Antonyms

  • negative charge

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. hook

verb. ['ˈhʊk'] rip off; ask an unreasonable price.

Synonyms

  • fleece
  • overcharge
  • soak
  • squeeze
  • plume
  • rob
  • rip off
  • pluck
  • rack
  • gouge
  • extort
  • gazump
  • charge
  • wring
  • bill
  • surcharge
  • chisel

Antonyms

  • thicken
  • curliness
  • straightness
  • unbend

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. hook

verb. ['ˈhʊk'] hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left.

Antonyms

  • inaction

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. hook

verb. ['ˈhʊk'] make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle.

Synonyms

  • loop
  • intertwine

Antonyms

  • abduct
  • glycerolize
  • invest

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. hook

noun. ['ˈhʊk'] a sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook.

Synonyms

  • uncus
  • curved shape
  • curve

Antonyms

  • untwist
  • rotor
  • concreteness
  • concrete

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. hook

noun. ['ˈhʊk'] a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something.

Synonyms

  • barb
  • boat hook
  • implement
  • gig
  • fishhook
  • buttonhook
  • crotchet
  • meat hook
  • cup hook
  • skyhook

Antonyms

  • spread
  • fearfulness
  • gutlessness
  • linger

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. hook

noun. ['ˈhʊk'] a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer.

Synonyms

  • draw
  • golf stroke
  • golf shot
  • hooking

Antonyms

  • underdress
  • dress down
  • dirty
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. hook

verb. ['ˈhʊk'] to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug).

Synonyms

  • accustom
  • addict
  • habituate

Antonyms

  • unconcealed
  • ride
  • exempt
  • familiarity

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. hook

noun. ['ˈhʊk'] a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket.

Synonyms

  • hook shot

Antonyms

  • dry
  • cool

Etymology

  • hoke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hoc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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