Pronunciation of Hook  

English Meaning

A piece of metal, or other hard material, formed or bent into a curve or at an angle, for catching, holding, or sustaining anything; as, a hook for catching fish; a hook for fastening a gate; a boat hook, etc.

  1. A curved or sharply bent device, usually of metal, used to catch, drag, suspend, or fasten something else.
  2. A fishhook.
  3. Something shaped like a hook, especially:
  4. A curved or barbed plant or animal part.
  5. A short angled or curved line on a letter.
  6. A sickle.
  7. A sharp bend or curve, as in a river.
  8. A point or spit of land with a sharply curved end.
  9. A means of catching or ensnaring; a trap.
  10. Slang A means of attracting interest or attention; an enticement: a sales hook.
  11. Music Slang A catchy motif or refrain: "sugary hard rock melodies [and] ear candy hooks” ( Boston Globe).
  12. Sports A short swinging blow in boxing delivered with a crooked arm.
  13. Sports The course of a ball that curves in a direction away from the dominant hand of the player propelling it, as to the left of a right-handed player.
  14. Sports A stroke that sends a ball on such a course.
  15. Sports A ball propelled on such a course.
  16. Sports In surfing, the lip of a breaking wave.
  17. Baseball A curve ball.
  18. Basketball A hook shot.
  19. To catch, suspend, or connect with a hook.
  20. Informal To snare.
  21. Slang To steal; snatch. See Synonyms at steal.
  22. To fasten by or as if by a hook.
  23. To pierce or gore with or as if with a hook.
  24. Slang To take strong hold of; captivate: a novel that hooked me on the very first page.
  25. Slang To cause to become addicted.
  26. To make (a rug) by looping yarn through canvas with a type of hook.
  27. Sports To hit with a hook in boxing.
  28. Sports To hit (a golf ball) in a hook.
  29. Baseball To pitch (a ball) with a curve.
  30. Basketball To shoot (a ball) in a hook shot.
  31. Sports To impede the progress of (an opponent in ice hockey) by holding or restraining the player with one's stick, in violation of the rules.
  32. To bend like a hook.
  33. To fasten by means of a hook or a hook and eye.
  34. Slang To work as a prostitute.
  35. hook up To assemble or wire (a mechanism).
  36. hook up To connect a mechanism and a source of power.
  37. hook up To meet or associate: We agreed to hook up after class. He hooked up with the wrong crowd.
  38. hook up To become romantically or sexually involved with someone.
  39. hook up To marry or get married.
  40. by hook or by crook By whatever means possible, fair or unfair.
  41. get the hook Slang To be unceremoniously dismissed or terminated.
  42. hook, line, and sinker Informal Without reservation; completely: swallowed the excuse hook, line, and sinker.
  43. off the hook Informal Freed, as from blame or a vexatious obligation: let me off the hook with a mild reprimand.
  44. on (one's) own hook By one's own efforts.

Malayalam Meaning

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അരിവാള്‍ - Arivaal‍ | Arival‍ ;അങ്കുശം - Ankusham ;അംഗുഷം - Amgusham ;കെണി - Keni ;അരിവാൾ - Arivaal | Arival ;വളയ്‌ക്കുക - Valaykkuka ;

പരിക്കോല്‍ - Parikkol‍ ;കെണിയിലാക്കുക - Keniyilaakkuka | Keniyilakkuka ;തുറട് - Thuradu ;കൊളുത്ത്‌ - Koluththu | Koluthu ;കടുത്ത വളവ് - Kaduththa Valavu | Kadutha Valavu ;കുരുക്ക്‌ - Kurukku ;കൊക്ക - Kokka ;ചൂണ്ടയില്‍പ്പെടുത്തുക - Choondayil‍ppeduththuka | Choondayil‍ppeduthuka ;കുടുക്കില്‍പ്പെടുത്തുക - Kudukkil‍ppeduththuka | Kudukkil‍ppeduthuka ;തൊട്ടി - Thotti ;കൊളുത്തുക - Koluththuka | Koluthuka ;കൊളുത്ത് - Koluththu | Koluthu ;കൊക്കി - Kokki ;ചൂണ്ട - Choonda ;കുടുക്ക്‌ - Kudukku ;പന്തടിക്കുന്ന ഒരു രീതി (ഓഫ്‌സൈഡില്‍ നിന്ന്‌ ഓണ്‍സൈഡിലേക്ക്‌ ഉയര്‍ത്തി പന്തടിക്കുക - Panthadikkunna Oru Reethi (ophsaidil‍ Ninnu On‍saidilekku Uyar‍ththi Panthadikkuka | Panthadikkunna Oru Reethi (ophsaidil‍ Ninnu On‍saidilekku Uyar‍thi Panthadikkuka ;കുടുക്കുക - Kudukkuka ;വശീകരിക്കുക - Vasheekarikkuka ;

   

The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

2 Kings 19:28

Because your rage against Me and your tumult Have come up to My ears, Therefore I will put My hook in your nose And My bridle in your lips, And I will turn you back By the way which you came.


എന്റെ നേരെയുള്ള നിന്റെ കോപഭ്രാന്തുകൊണ്ടും നിന്റെ അഹങ്കാരം എന്റെ ചെവിയിൽ എത്തിയിരിക്കുന്നതുകൊണ്ടും ഞാൻ എന്റെ കൊളുത്തു നിന്റെ മൂക്കിലും എന്റെ കടിഞ്ഞാൺ നിന്റെ അധരങ്ങളിലും ഇട്ടു, നീ വന്ന വഴിക്കു നിന്നെ മടക്കിക്കൊണ്ടു പോകും.


Isaiah 37:29

Because your rage against Me and your tumult Have come up to My ears, Therefore I will put My hook in your nose And My bridle in your lips, And I will turn you back By the way which you came."'


എന്റെ നേരെയുള്ള നിന്റെ കോപഭ്രാന്തുകൊണ്ടും നിന്റെ അഹങ്കാരം എന്റെ ചെവിയിൽ എത്തിയിരിക്കകൊണ്ടും ഞാൻ എന്റെ കൊളുത്തു നിന്റെ മൂക്കിലും എന്റെ കടിഞ്ഞാൺ നിന്റെ അധരങ്ങളിലും ഇട്ടു നീ വന്ന വഴിക്കു തന്നേ നിന്നെ മടക്കി കൊണ്ടുപോകും.


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