Definition of sling one's hookBritish, informal
- She angrily told him to sling his hook.
: to cast with a sudden and usually sweeping or swirling motion
: to throw with or as if with a sling
: to serve (food) to a customer
: an instrument for throwing stones that usually consists of a short strap with strings fastened to its ends and is whirled round to discharge its missile by centrifugal force
: a usually looped line (as of strap, chain, or rope) used to hoist, lower, or carry something
: to place in a sling for hoisting or lowering
: to suspend by or as if by a sling
: an alcoholic drink that is served hot or cold and that usually consists of liquor, sugar, lemon juice, and plain or carbonated water
: a curved or bent device for catching, holding, or pulling
: something intended to attract and ensnare
: to form into a hook : crook
: to seize or make fast by or as if by a hook
: to connect by or as if by a hook
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