hook check

noun

Definition of hook check

: an act or instance of attempting to knock the puck away from an opponent in ice hockey by hooking it with the stick

First Known Use of hook check

circa 1939, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hook check was circa 1939

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“Hook check.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hook%20check. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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