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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A sharp barbed curved implement for catching aquatic vertebrates

Usage examples (37)
  • "My sole worldly possessions are a stone hatchet and a hairpin fishhook."
  • Then we were on the road and I knew we were turns northwest, there is a place called "fishhook", where the road turns northwest.
  • He showed them to Ed Davis, who said that he recognized the "fishhook" shaped formation as the area where he had seen a piece of the ark.
  • Why is it cruel to put an earthworm on a fishhook? for more
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