hooking hooking  /ˈhʊ kɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. What makes the series work is the loving but also very unsanitized treatment the fables get: there's a great deal of fighting and hooking up.
  2. A dirt-of-the-earth guy hooking up with the ultimate ethereal gal, WALL-E and EVE could be the 29th century version of Tracy and Hepburn, or Seth Rogen and any attractive woman.

News

  1. Man convicted in grandmother's gruesome murder

    A Harlem monster who choked and beat his 76-year-old grandmother before stuffing her in a closet and hooking up with a prostitute in the same room was convicted of murder and other charges Friday.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: New York Daily News

  2. Selena Gomez Dating Singer Ed Sheeran [Rumor]

    Is Selena Gomez hooking up with singer Ed Sheeran? Much to the dismay of Justin Bieber, rumors are currently swirling that the Spring Breakers star and the “Lego House” singer are romantically entangled. The person responsible for getting the two together: Taylor Swift. “They are hooking up!” a very excited source explained to Us Weekly.... Read more » Selena Gomez Dating Singer Ed Sheeran ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. Selena Gomez Hooking Up With Ed Sheeran

    Selena Gomez and Ed Sheeran are hooking up, two sources tells Us Weekly. Credit: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com; Jason Merritt/Getty
    on June 19, 2013     Source: US Weekly

Quotes

  1. Parnevik, 44, said: "I'm kind of filled with sorrow for Elin since me and my wife are at fault for hooking her up with him, and we probably thought he was a better guy than he is. I would probably have to apologise to her and hope she uses a driver...
    on Dec 3, 2009 By: Jesper Parnevik Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. "Here's a guy who had months to live and we're making small talk. And as we're talking, he's taking his guitar strap and hooking it, wrapping it around, then he puts the guitar into the case and he flips the snaps on the case and says, `Here, I want...
    on Sep 2, 2008 By: David Letterman Source: Washington Post

  3. "You've got to like how you're doing. You're leading," Perry said. "I hit a beautiful five-wood. I had it hooking in there from right to left and - I never dreamed it - I must have been pumped up cause it hit the tree trunk and shot it across...
    on May 19, 2008 By: Kenny Perry Source: Taipei Times

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