[hoo k-nohz] /ˈhʊkˌnoʊz/
a curved ; aquiline .
a nose with a pronounced outward and downward curve; aquiline nose
- Hook or crook
see: by hook or crook
- Hook someone for
verb phrase To cheat someone out of; take away, esp by shady means: At Atlantic City they hooked him for everything he had (1940s+)
noun, Basketball. 1. a shot with one hand in which a player extends the shooting arm to the side and brings it back over the head toward the basket while releasing the ball.
- Hook someone into something
verb phrase To obligate or involve someone by force or trickery: They hooked me into paying for everybody’s lunch/ She got rooked into a very boring cocktail party (1940s+)