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British English: /hʊk/
American English: /hʊk/

Translation of hook in French:


  • 6 (Telecommunications)to take the phone off the hook
    décrocher le téléphone
    to leave the phone off the hook
    laisser le téléphone décroché
  • 7 (boxing) left/right hook
    crochet du gauche/du droit
  • 8 (golf)
    coup (m) hooké

transitive verb

  • 2 (pull through)
    faire passer
    (string, loop) through dans
    (limb, finger, stick) through dans
  • 3 (Fishing)
    [figurative] [humorous] (informal)
    mettre le grappin sur
    (informal) (spouse)


to be off the hook

être tiré d'affaire

to get somebody off the hook

tirer quelqu'un d'affaire

to let somebody off the hook

laisser filer (informal) quelqu'un

to get one's hooks into somebody

mettre le grappin sur quelqu'un

Phrasal verbs

hook on

1 hook on
to à
2 hook [something] on, hook on [something]
to à

hook together

1 hook together
s'accrocher ensemble
2 hook [something] together
accrocher [quelque chose] ensemble

hook up

1 hook up
2 hook up [something], hook [something] up 2.1 (attach)
(trailer, picture)
2.2 (Radio, Television)
faire un duplex entre
2.3 (Electricity, Technology)

Definition of hook in:

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