take one's hook


take one's hook
take one's hook (slang)
To get out, run away, make off
hook

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • hook — n. & v. n. 1 a a piece of metal or other material bent back at an angle or with a round bend, for catching hold or for hanging things on. b (in full fish hook) a bent piece of wire, usu. barbed and baited, for catching fish. 2 a curved cutting… …   Useful english dictionary

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