Meaning of “hook” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb uk us /hʊk/

[ T ] to fasten something with a hook, hang something on a hook, or catch something with a hook

be/get hooked on sth

B2 to like or start to like doing something very much and want to do it all the time:

He's completely hooked on computer games.

If you are hooked on a drug, you cannot stop taking it.

hooked adjective

shaped like a hook:

a hooked nose

(Definition of “hook verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)