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Hook

Definition

The most memorable or most catchy part of a song.

[n] a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket
[n] a short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent
[n] a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer; "he tooks lessons to cure his hooking"
[n] a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something
[n] a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something
[n] a catch for locking a door
[n] anything that serves as an enticement
[n] a sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook
[v] entice and trap; "The car salesman had snared three potential customers"
[v] to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, esp. a narcotic drug)
[v] fasten with a hook
[v] catch with a hook; "hook a fish"
[v] hit with a hook; in boxing; "His opponent hooked him badly"
[v] in golf: hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left
[v] interlock
[v] make off with belongings of others
[v] rip off; ask an unreasonable price
[v] take by theft; "Someone snitched my wallet!"

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Antonyms

undercharge, unhook