Hook in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Hook

(transitive) To attach a hook to. | (transitive) To catch with a hook (hook a fish). | (transitive) To work yarn into a fabric using a hook; to crochet.

Short Example Sentences for Hook

  • 1. What is the purpose of the hook switch? 🔊
  • 2. The cattle are liable to hook her. 🔊
  • 3. Give conventional symbols of hook switches. 🔊
  • 4. I hope some woman puts the hook into you some day. 🔊
  • 5. Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait. 🔊
  • 6. But the hook was in his jaw, and he could not escape. 🔊
  • 7. Let's up hook an' away. 🔊
  • 8. The Hook was ready for us, we were told. 🔊
  • 9. First, I helped her with a balky hook on her collar. 🔊
  • 10. If he won't nibble at one hook try another. 🔊
  • 11. We're goin' over there an' hook on to her. 🔊
  • 12. Then cook a dinner and hook up the hawses, and cook some more at the home. 🔊
  • 13. Where the flitch we hope to find, Not even a hook is left behind. 🔊
  • 14. Describe and sketch the Western Electric short lever hook switch. 🔊
  • 15. I am going home to take your fish hook out of my poor little tadpole's mouth. 🔊

How to use Hook in Sentences?

  • 1. The first of these bridges is controlled by the hook switch and is normally open. 🔊
  • 2. The hook is shown in its raised position, which is the position required for talking. 🔊
  • 3. It is seen from an inspection of this switch hook that it has two make and two break contacts. 🔊
  • 4. In its usual form a forked hook is provided for supporting the receiver in a convenient place. 🔊
  • 5. I was always worried for fear you'd hook up with some duke you'd have to support. 🔊
  • 6. A line and hook were in his bundle; the bait was ready at a turn of the grass and weeds. 🔊
  • 7. From such considerations it is customary to speak of a hook such as that shown in Fig. 🔊
  • 8. Their burthens were beside them, and one like Ceres held a reaping hook in her brown hand. 🔊
  • 9. A typical form of hook switch, as employed in the ordinary wall telephone sets, is shown in Fig. 🔊
  • 10. Better lay low, Smith," he said, "and let the boot-leggers go it on their own hook for a while. 🔊
  • 11. On the failure of a sliver the hook of (I) engages with (J) and dislocates the driving gear. 🔊
  • 12. The receiver in this is shown as being removed from the hook and thus the talking apparatus is brought into play. 🔊
  • 13. The lever of the hook projects through the side of the box so as to make the hook available as a support for the receiver. 🔊
  • 14. This switch spring itself serves by its own strength to raise the hook lever when released from the weight of the receiver. 🔊
  • 15. Make diagram of the circuit of a series magneto set with receiver on the hook and explain how the different currents are flowing. 🔊
  • 16. This hook switch is accessible in an easy manner and yet not subject to the tampering of idle or mischievous persons. 🔊
  • 17. It will be noted that the pivotal end of the hook lever is made with a slot instead of a hole as is the customary practice. 🔊
  • 18. The talking apparatus is associated with the two upper contacts of the hook switch in the usual manner and needs no further description. 🔊
  • 19. No sooner had the fish discovered that the hook was in his jaw, than away he dashed towards the middle of the lake. 🔊
  • 20. The hook lever operates on the long spring of the group of switch springs by means of a toggle joint in an obvious manner. 🔊