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Definitions for hooked
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aquiline, hookedadjective

    curved down like an eagle's beak

  2. dependent, dependant, drug-addicted, hooked, strung-outadjective

    addicted to a drug

  3. hooklike, hookedadjective

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

    "hooklike thorns";

Wiktionary

  1. hookedadjective

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

    a hooked nose

    Etymology: hook + -ed

  2. hookedadjective

    Addicted; unable to resist or cease doing.

    Etymology: hook + -ed

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hooked

    of Hook

  2. Hookedadjective

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

  3. Hookedadjective

    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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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. Eric Hovland:

    It’s flipping and tossing around, it looks like it’s even been roped by the tail. I mean this just wasn’t hooked on a line and accidentally dragged. This was purposeful and tragic.

  2. Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson:

    There’s a growing heroin epidemic in New York and other parts of the country that’s taking the lives of many of our young people hooked on this deadly and highly addictive drug, we must deal with this quiet drug plague by going after those who peddle this poison in our communities.

  3. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    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.

  4. Angela Presnell -LRB- @lilhoopgirl -RRB-:

    I was instantly hooked. Kansas City was Kansas City that I needed during that time in my life, then over time it just followed me everywhere I went. I was going to different cities, and I was bringing my hoops. My hoops were getting smaller. I was getting better.

  5. 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.

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