French translation of 'hooked'
- (informal, = captivated) [person]
- (informal, = addicted)
accro invto be hooked on sth [drug, alcohol]
être accro à qch (inf)(figurative) [hobby, television]
être accro à qch (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'hooked'
Now I knew which electronic mail service he was hooked into.DEAD BEAT (2002)
Cassie, who had a twelve-month contract with the show, soon found that she was hooked on its surprise element.The Image of Laura
But the Paula of Hussain's pick-up wasn't the Paula Angus was so hooked on.The Quest for K
Trends of 'hooked'
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- (for hanging things)
⇒ He hung the painting on the hook.
Il a suspendu le tableau au crochet.to get off the hook (informal) (= get out of trouble)
se tirer d'affaireto let sb off the hook (= allow sb to escape from predicament)
laisser qn s'en tirerby hook or by crook (= some way or other)
coûte que coûte
to take the phone off the hook
décrocher le téléphoneto be off the hook [phone]
- (on dress)
agrafe fa hook and eye (= fastener)
- (for fishing)
see also fish hook
crochet ma left hook
un crochet du gauchea right hook
un crochet du droit
- (= attach)
accrocherto hook sth to sth
accrocher qch à qch
- (= fasten) [dress]
Example Sentences Including 'hook'
I left the phone off the hook to block any incoming calls he may have got from the guest-house.The Devil's Door
I left a message, thought I was home free but someone tore the phone off the hook and cut the tape.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
A single bulb hung from a heavy bronze hook that had once held a massive chandelier.CHAMELEON (2002)
'hooked' in Other Languages
Translation of hooked from the Collins English to French Dictionary