What does on the hook mean?

Definitions for on the hook

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word on the hook.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. on the hook(p)(adj)

    caught in a difficult or dangerous situation

    "there I was back on the hook"


  1. on the hook(Adjective)

    In debt; obligated to pay or provide; liable; responsible or blamed.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the hook in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the hook in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Donald Trump:

    Comey let Clinton off the hook.

  2. Latin Proverb:

    He fishes well who uses a golden hook.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Darkness uses light as bait on its hook!

  4. Lee Trevino:

    You can talk to a fade but a hook won't listen.

  5. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.

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