Hindi translation of 'hook'
hook /hʊk हुक्/
Word forms: hooks, hooking, hooked
1. countable noun
A hook is a bent piece of metal or plastic that is used for catching or holding things, or for hanging things up.
मछली पकड़ने की कंटिया nf
He felt a fish pull at his hook.
2. transitive or intransitive verb
If you hook one thing onto another, you attach it there using a hook. If something hooks somewhere, it can be hooked there.
अंकुश की मदद से एक वस्तु को दूसरे से जोड़ना
We've got one of those gadgets that hooks onto the wall.
3. countable noun
A hook is a short sharp punch that you make with your elbow bent.
कोहनी का टहोका mn
If someone gets off the hook, they manage to get out of the awkward or unpleasant situation that they are in.
किसी अप्रिय स्थिति से बाहर आना
The government officials who were accused of stealing managed to get off the hook.
If you take a phone off the hook, you take the receiver off the part that it normally rests on, so that the phone will not ring.
फोन का रिसीवर हटाकर रखी गई स्थिति
When someone hooks up a computer or other electronic machine, they connect it to other similar machines or to a central power supply.
कंप्यूटर या किसी अन्य इलेक्ट्रॉनिक उपकरण को ऐसे ही किसी अन्य उपकरण से जोड़ना
...technicians who hook up computer systems and networks.
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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)
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'hook' in Other Languages
- Arabic: كُلَّاب
- Brazilian Portuguese: gancho
- Chinese: 钩子
- Croatian: kuka
- Czech: hák
- Danish: krog
- Dutch: haak
- European Spanish: gancho
- Finnish: koukku
- French: crochet
- German: Haken Haken
- Greek: γάντζος
- Italian: gancio
- Japanese: フック
- Korean: 갈고리
- Norwegian: krok
- Polish: hak
- Portuguese: gancho
- Romanian: cârlig cârlige
- Russian: крюк
- Spanish: gancho
- Swedish: krok
- Thai: ตะขอ
- Turkish: kanca
- Ukrainian: гачок
- Vietnamese: móc
Translation of hook from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary