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. Khloe Kardashian:

    I swear on my two kids I never hooked up with one person in the mansion while being with Hef, i have that much respect. I would go to hotels down the street.

  2. Roger Kay:

    The designers of technology explicitly made their devices/services/software addictive because that is a great business model, marketing expense is minimal once the user is hooked. In fact, addictive drugs and technology are practically the only domains where we call customers' users'.

  3. Andrew Cuomo:

    It is undeniable that vaping companies are deliberately using flavors like bubblegum, Captain Crunch and cotton candy to get young people hooked on e-cigarettes - it's a public health crisis and it ends today.

  4. Nervous Flyers Bunn:

    I had a male client who said he had a fear of flying for seven years, every time he flew he was totally miserable, except for one time when, before he came back from a business trip, he hooked up with someone. He said they didn’t get any sleep. They made love all night long and he dragged himself out of bed onto the airplane and had a perfectly anxiety-free flight.

  5. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    ***(C)(P) ON MODERN MAN, MODERNITY, AND TECHNOTYRANNY, I SAY THIS:-HOOKED ON TECHNOLOGY. CAN'T DISCERN MYTH FROM REALITY, LOSES HIS IDENTITY, YEARNS FOR A STATE OF IDEALITY. ONE THING HE KNOWS, IS THAT NO MATTER HOW OLDER HE GROWS, HE SEES THIS AS JUST A DELUSION- HE HAS NO SOLUTION, THAT'S WHY THERE IS SO MUCH CONFUSION.

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