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Another word for hook

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Noun
  1. A device for fastening or for checking motion

      1. A device, such as a clip, pin, or clasp, that attaches something firmly to something else.
      2. A device, such as a seat belt, that secures a person or object.
      1. A fastening, such as a hook or buckle, used to hold two or more objects or parts together.
      2. An embrace or hug.
      3. A grip or grasp of the hand.
      1. To get and hold (something that has been in motion) in a hand, the hands, a container, or an implement:
      2. To take hold of, especially forcibly or suddenly; grasp:
      3. To stop (oneself) from doing an action:
    See also:

    move

Verb
  1. To take (another's property) without permission

Another word for hook

Noun
  1. An implement for snagging

      1. A fastening, as for a door or gate, typically consisting of a bar that fits into a notch or slot and is lifted from either side by a lever or string.
      2. A spring lock, as for a door, that is opened from the outside by a key.
      3. To close or lock with a latch.
      1. A fastening, such as a hook or buckle, used to hold two or more objects or parts together.
      2. An embrace or hug.
      3. A grip or grasp of the hand.
      1. To get and hold (something that has been in motion) in a hand, the hands, a container, or an implement:
      2. To take hold of, especially forcibly or suddenly; grasp:
      3. To stop (oneself) from doing an action:
      1. A device operated by a key, combination, or keycard and used, as on a door, for holding, closing, or securing.
      2. A section of a waterway, such as a canal, closed off with gates, in which vessels in transit are raised or lowered by raising or lowering the water level of that section.
      3. A mechanism in a firearm for exploding the charge.
    See also:

    fastener

  2. A curved implement for cutting

      1. An implement consisting of a long, curved single-edged blade with a long bent handle, used for mowing or reaping.
      2. To cut with or as if with a scythe.
      1. A cutting tool that has a curved blade set at a right angle to the handle and is used in shaping wood.
      2. To shape a material using an adze.
      1. A large heavy knife with a broad blade, used as a weapon and an implement for cutting vegetation.
      2. To cut with a machete:
      3. To attack, wound, or kill with a machete.
      1. An implement with a curved blade attached to a handle, used especially for clearing brush and for rough pruning.
      1. An itemized list or statement of fees or charges.
      2. A statement or list of particulars, such as a theater program or menu.
      3. The entertainment offered by a theater.
      1. An implement having a semicircular blade attached to a short handle, used for cutting grain or tall grass.
      2. The cutting mechanism of a reaper or mower.
      3. To cut with a sickle.
    See also:

    tool

Verb
  1. To curve in the shape of a hook

      1. A line that deviates from straightness in a smooth, continuous fashion.
      2. A surface that deviates from planarity in a smooth, continuous fashion.
      3. Something characterized by such a line or surface, especially a rounded line or contour of the human body.
      1. An implement or tool, such as a bishop's crosier or a shepherd's staff, with a bent or curved part.
      2. A part that is curved or bent like a hook.
      3. A curve or bend; a turn:
      1. To fish with a hook and line.
      2. To try to get something by indirect or artful means:
      3. A fishhook or fishing tackle.
    See also:

    arch

  2. To catch on a hook

      1. Free from danger or attack:
      2. Free from risk of loss; safe:
      3. Free from the risk of being intercepted or listened to by unauthorized persons:
      1. To get and hold (something that has been in motion) in a hand, the hands, a container, or an implement:
      2. To take hold of, especially forcibly or suddenly; grasp:
      3. To stop (oneself) from doing an action:
      1. A short, straight, stiff piece of wire with a blunt head and a sharp point, used especially for fastening.
      2. Something, such as a safety pin, that resembles such a piece of wire in shape or use.
      3. A whit; a jot:
    See also:

    fasten

  3. *To attain one's end by trickery

    See also:

    deceive