hooked

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

hooked

adjective \ˈhkt, 1 is also ˈh-kəd\

: shaped like a hook

: addicted to a drug

: very interested in and enthusiastic about something

Full Definition of HOOKED

1
:  having the form of a hook
2
:  provided with a hook
3
:  made by hooking <a hooked rug>
4
a :  addicted to narcotics
b :  fascinated by or devoted to something

Examples of HOOKED

  1. Her friends talked her into playing golf, and now she's hooked.

First Known Use of HOOKED

before 12th century

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