Synsets for "hook"

Synset: hook.n.01

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a catch for locking a door

Examples:

Lemmas: hook

Hypernym: catch

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.n.02

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook

Examples:

Lemmas: hook crotchet

Hypernym: curve

Hyponym: uncus

Antonyms:

    

Synset: bait.n.01

Synonyms: bait

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: anything that serves as an enticement

Examples:

Lemmas: bait come-on hook lure sweetener

Hypernym: temptation

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.n.04

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: NOUN

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

Examples:

Lemmas: hook claw

Hypernym: mechanical_device

Hyponym: anchor pothook tenterhook

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.n.05

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something

Examples:

Lemmas: hook

Hypernym: implement

Hyponym: boat_hook buttonhook crotchet cup_hook fishhook gaff gig meat_hook skyhook

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.n.06

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: NOUN

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

Examples: he took lessons to cure his hooking

Lemmas: hook draw hooking

Hypernym: golf_stroke

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.n.07

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: NOUN

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

Examples:

Lemmas: hook

Hypernym: punch

Hyponym: roundhouse

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook_shot.n.01

Synonyms: hook_shot

Part of Speech: NOUN

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

Examples:

Lemmas: hook_shot hook

Hypernym: basketball_shot

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.v.01

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: fasten with a hook

Examples:

Lemmas: hook

Hypernym: fasten

Hyponym:

Antonyms: unhook

    

Synset: overcharge.v.01

Synonyms: overcharge

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: rip off; ask an unreasonable price

Examples:

Lemmas: overcharge soak surcharge gazump fleece plume pluck rob hook

Hypernym: cheat

Hyponym: extort

Antonyms: undercharge

    

Synset: crochet.v.02

Synonyms: crochet

Part of Speech: VERB

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

Examples: She sat there crocheting all day

Lemmas: crochet hook

Hypernym: loop

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.v.04

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: VERB

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

Examples:

Lemmas: hook

Hypernym: hit

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.v.05

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: take by theft

Examples: Someone snitched my wallet!

Lemmas: hook snitch thieve cop knock_off glom

Hypernym: steal

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pilfer.v.01

Synonyms: pilfer

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: make off with belongings of others

Examples:

Lemmas: pilfer cabbage purloin pinch abstract snarf swipe hook sneak filch nobble lift

Hypernym: steal

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.v.07

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: hit with a hook

Examples: His opponent hooked him badly

Lemmas: hook

Hypernym: hit

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.v.08

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: catch with a hook

Examples: hook a fish

Lemmas: hook

Hypernym: catch

Hyponym: seize

Antonyms:

    

Synset: addict.v.01

Synonyms: addict

Part of Speech: VERB

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

Examples:

Lemmas: addict hook

Hypernym: habituate

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.v.10

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: secure with the foot

Examples: hook the ball

Lemmas: hook

Hypernym: play

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.v.11

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: entice and trap

Examples: The car salesman had snared three potential customers

Lemmas: hook snare

Hypernym: entice

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: hook.v.12

Synonyms: hook

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: approach with an offer of sexual favors

Examples: he was solicited by a prostitute | The young man was caught soliciting in the park

Lemmas: hook solicit accost

Hypernym: offer

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

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Hook, Hart The Hook Schools are supported by the Hook Schools Parents Association (HSPA)and local donors
Trammel hook A trammel hook is an adjustable hook used to suspend objects at variable heights.
Lake Hook Lake Hook was named for Isaac Hook, a pioneer who settled there in the 1850s.
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Hook length formula The hook-length formula_21 is the number of cells in the hook formula_15.
Hook Norton railway station Hook Norton railway station served the village of Hook Norton in northern Oxfordshire, England.
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