Translation of hooker in Spanish:

hooker

Pronunciation: /ˈhʊkər; ˈhʊkə(r)/

n

  • 1 (prostitute) prostituta (f), puta (f) [vulgar]
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    • She winced at the sight of them, holding onto his hand out of fear that they would grab her and lead her into their world of hookers and prostitutes.
    • It's full of hookers and prostitutes, and you may even be lured into their traps.
    • On the other end of the spectrum is Tim, 47, a writer, who confessed to his now-wife that he used to see street hookers regularly.
  • 2 (in rugby) talonador, -dora (m,f)
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    • Paul was impressive last week against Salford after switching from scrum half to hooker early on after Aaron Smith suffered a head injury.
    • The changes included a first cap for substitute flank Tim Dullane and a complete reshuffle of the front-row to accommodate reserve hooker Hanyani Shimange.
    • The man who stood out in the lineouts against the Italians was new captain Bobby Skinstad, but the wet conditions will make it difficult for the hookers to get the ball in straight when throwing at the back.

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