Die Übersetzung von "hook" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /huk/

a small piece of metal shaped like a J fixed at the end of a fishing-line used for catching fish etc

a fish-hook.

a bent piece of metal etc used for hanging coats, cups etc on, or a smaller one sewn on to a garment, for fastening it

crochet, agrafe
Hang your jacket on that hook behind the door
hooks and eyes.

in boxing, a kind of punch with the elbow bent

a left hook.
hooked adjective

curved like a hook

a hooked nose.

(with on) slang for very interested in, or showing a great liking for; addicted to

He’s hooked on modern art
He’s hooked on marijuana.
by hook or by crook

by some means or another; in any way possible

coûte que coûte
I’ll get her to marry me, by hook or by crook.
off the hook

free from some difficulty or problem

tiré d’affaire
If he couldn’t keep the terms of the contract, he shouldn’t have signed it – I don’t see how we can get him off the hook now.

(Die Übersetzung von "hook" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)