English to Shona Meaning :: hook

Hook :
haka
- hakahakamuropahookerhookershookingzvokukochekerahooky
 
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Noun(1) A sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook(2) Anything that serves as an enticement(3) A mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something(4) A curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something(5) A golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer(6) A short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent(7) A basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket(8) A sharp curve or crook(9) A shape resembling a hook(10) A basketball shot made over the head with the hand that isfarther from the basket(11) Curved fastener
Verb(1) Rip off; ask an unreasonable price(2) Make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle(3) Hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left(4) Take by theft(5) Make off with belongings of others(6) Hit with a hook(7) Catch with a hook(8) To cause (someone or oneself, on something, especially a narcotic drug(9) Secure with the foot(10) Entice and trap(11) Approach with an offer of sexual favors(12) Rip off(13) Ask an unreasonable price(14) To cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something(15) Especially a narcotic drug) Synonym: addict 1(16) Grab

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(1) A picture hook(2) She tried to hook up her bra(3) One of the great things about blogging is that you don't need a news hook ; you can write about whatever catches your eye.(4) Kindly hook itu251cu00f6u251cu00e7u251cu00c2I just want you to scram(5) Foster possessed one of the most powerful punches ever seen on a light heavyweight, his left hook .(6) You can only hook the ball back with your feet.(7) Nearby on the floor sat her knitting basket, from which she leaned over and pulled a crochet hook and a ball of gold-colored yarn from.(8) The teachers needed a selection of books that would catch the reluctant readers' attention and hook them on reading.(9) In summer for the wheat harvest, everybody was given a reaping hook to work in the fields.(10) Too often players subconsciously misalign their shoulders to compensate for their usual hook or slice.(11) Strong, funky vocals with a hook that gets into your head(12) I draped his coat on an empty hook and walked into the kitchen.(13) If he didn't correct that position on the way down, he would hook the ball.(14) Companies are looking for a sales hook(15) My mother was a nut for hanging plants, so there was always one pot of greenery or another hanging from the ceiling on a hook .(16) Coastal fishermen should not be nearly so amazed when they hook giants.
Related Words
(1) off the hook ::
kure chirauro
(2) hook on ::
zvepabonde riri
(3) by hook or by crook ::
nokuda haka kana ano musana
(4) fish hook ::
hove haka
(5) hook up with ::
zvepabonde nevanhu
(6) grappling hook ::
mutsimba haka
(7) on hook ::
pamusoro haka
(8) fishing hook ::
hove haka
(9) coat hook ::
jasi haka
Synonyms
Noun
1. peg ::
mbambo
3. fishhook ::
chirauro
4. punch ::
yepanchi
5. hook shot ::
haka pena
6. claw ::
nzwara
7. crotchet ::
crotchet
9. come-on ::
handeyi nazvo
Verb
10. attach ::
batanidza
11. curl ::
curl they
12. catch ::
bata
14. crochet ::
kukirosha
15. pilfer ::
achisiba
16. soak ::
soka
17. addict ::
murume ajairira
18. accost ::
accost
19. snare ::
mumusungo
Antonyms
1. Unhook
  
2. Undercharge
  
3. Let go
  
4. Release
  
5. Unlock
  
Different Forms
hook, hooked, hooker, hookers, hooking, hooks, hooky
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I can hook you up with anxiety
medication, antidepressants.

I can HOOK you up with anxiety medication, antidepressants.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 13


So, uh, you gonna hook me up?

So, uh, you gonna HOOK me up?

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 6


Um, you know,
I\'d have to go get a hook

Um, you know, I'd have to go get a HOOK

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 17


or the Miller Hook and Platform?

or the Miller Hook and Platform?

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 15


Check out the hook
While my DJ revolves it

Check out the HOOK While my DJ revolves it

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 24


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