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English definition of “hooker”

hooker

noun [C] uk   /ˈhʊk.ər/ us    //

hooker noun [C] (SEX)

informal a prostitute (= woman who has sex for money)People who sell sex or are promiscuous

hooker noun [C] (SPORT)

a rugby player who pulls the ball out of the scrum with his footRugbyGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of hooker from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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