What does hooked mean?

Definitions for hooked
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hooked.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aquiline, hooked(adj)

    curved down like an eagle's beak

  2. dependent, dependant, drug-addicted, hooked, strung-out(adj)

    addicted to a drug

  3. hooklike, hooked(adj)

    having or resembling a hook (especially in the ability to grasp and hold)

    "hooklike thorns";

Wiktionary

  1. hooked(Adjective)

    Having a sharp curve at the end; resembling a hook.

    a hooked nose

    Etymology: hook + -ed

  2. hooked(Adjective)

    Addicted; unable to resist or cease doing.

    Etymology: hook + -ed

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hooked

    of Hook

  2. Hooked(adj)

    having the form of a hook; curvated; as, the hooked bill of a bird

  3. Hooked(adj)

    provided with a hook or hooks

Freebase

  1. Hooked

    Hooked is the ninth collection of movie reviews by the critic Pauline Kael, covering the period from July 1985 to June 1988. All articles in the book originally appeared in The New Yorker. She reviews more than 170 films giving rich praise to the work of directors and performers she admires - in this collection for example, Robert Altman,; Alan Rudolph - for his film Songwriter; Nick Nolte, Susan Sarandon, Melanie Griffith, -; Lesley Ann Warren,; Steve Martin in Roxanne, -. And cool to what she regards as second rate, here for example, George Lucas; and the film Heartbreak Ridge - Her trademark witty style pervades the collection, - the telling use of metaphor -, - the jamming up of oppositions against each other to suggest the complexity of things -; - remarks with epigrammatic force, -; - the deft undercutting of a word or statement by the following word or statement -

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How to say hooked in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hooked in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hooked in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of hooked in a Sentence

  1. Kyle Larson:

    I told Tony( Stewart) if he could promise me it would be rough and hooked-up, I'd run, he said he couldn't promise me that and so I'm not running. But, now it looks like it's going to rain on Tuesday, so the track will probably be hooked-up and rough on Wednesday. So, as it gets closer, I'm wishing I was racing it.

  2. London Breed:

    I support the legislation authored by City Attorney Dennis Herrera and Supervisor Shamann Walton to suspend the sale of e-cigarettes in San Francisco until the Food and Drug Administration concludes a review of the impacts of vaping on public health, there is so much San Francisco children don't know about the health impacts of these products, but San Francisco children do know that e-cigarette companies are targeting San Francisco children kids in their advertising and getting them hooked on addictive nicotine products. San Francisco children need to take action to protect the health of San Francisco's youth and prevent the next generation of San Franciscans from becoming addicted to these products.

  3. Kevin Feldis:

    This is the first time we have charged Clean Water Act crimes for an actual discharge of oil into the EEZ (exclusive economic zone) off the coast of Alaska, as detailed in the court documents, witnesses saw a sheen off the side of the vessel after the chief engineer hooked up a pump to illegally dump oily bilge water overboard.

  4. Jan Van den Bulck:

    The episode ends, a character may or may not have died, and we’re hooked.

  5. Bob Jordan:

    I'm very fortunate that I made my decision to quit before the big dollar seasons had arrived, if I had waited until the 1980s I would have been hooked with an expensive boat mortgage and stuck in a shrinking industry.

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