Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- to remove or loosen from a hook
- to undo or unfasten the hook or hooks of
to become unhooked
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
transitive verb un·hooked, un·hook·ing, un·hooks
- To release or remove from or as if from a hook.
- To unfasten the hooks of.