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Definitions and Synonyms of on the hook | Another word for on the hook | What is on the hook?

Definition 1: caught in a difficult or dangerous situation - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where on the hook or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • there I was back on the hook

(on the hook is similar to ...) involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm

"a dangerous criminal" "a dangerous bridge" "unemployment reached dangerous proportions"

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