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IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) of by hook or by crook

The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of by hook or by crook:
/baj hʊk ɔɹ baj kɹʊk/
Adverb
1
so as to pass a given point
  1. every hour a train goes past
Synonymspast,
2
in reserve; not for immediate use
  1. started setting aside money to buy a car
  2. put something by for her old age
  3. has a nest egg tucked away for a rainy day
Synonymsaside, away,
Preposition
1
Used in specifying adjacent dimensions
2
by means of; with aid of; through the act or agency of; "destroyed by fire"
Synonymsthrough,
3
In the neighborhood of, close to
Synonymsnear,
4
On, in traversing
Synonymsalong,

Derived Form of hook

noun
plural: hooks
verb
third person: hooks
past: hooked
past participle: hooked
present participle: hooking
Noun
1
a catch for locking a door
Hypernymscatch,
Type ofcatch,
2
a sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook
Synonymscrotchet,
Hyponymsuncus,
Hypernymscurve,
Type ofcurve, curved shape,
Typesuncus,
3
anything that serves as an enticement
Synonymsbait, come-on, lure, sweetener,
Hypernymstemptation,
Type ofenticement, temptation,
4
a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something
Synonymsclaw,
Hyponymsanchor, pothook, tenterhook,
Hypernymsmechanical device,
Holonymscoat hanger, grapnel,
Type ofmechanical device,
Typesanchor, ground tackle, pothook, tenterhook,
Part ofclothes hanger, coat hanger, dress hanger, grapnel, grapple, grappler, grappling hook, grappling iron,
5
a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something
Hyponymsboat hook, buttonhook, crotchet, cup hook, fishhook, gaff, gig, meat hook, skyhook,
Hypernymsimplement,
Meronymsbarb,
Partsbarb,
Type ofimplement,
Typesboat hook, buttonhook, crotchet, cup hook, fishhook, gaff, gig, meat hook, skyhook,
6
a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer
  1. he took lessons to cure his hooking
Synonymsdraw, hooking,
Hypernymsgolf stroke,
Type ofgolf shot, golf stroke, swing,
7
a short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent
Hyponymsroundhouse,
Hypernymspunch,
Type ofbiff, clout, lick, poke, punch,
Typesroundhouse,
8
a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket
Synonymshook shot,
Hypernymsbasketball shot,
Type ofbasketball shot,
Verb
1
fasten with a hook
Antonymsunhook,
Hypernymsfasten,
Type offasten, fix, secure,
See alsohook up,
2
rip off; ask an unreasonable price
Synonymsovercharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob,
Antonymsundercharge,
Hyponymsextort,
Hypernymscheat,
Entailmentscharge,
Type ofcheat, chisel, rip off,
Typesextort, gouge, rack, squeeze, wring,
3
make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle
  1. She sat there crocheting all day
Synonymscrochet,
Hypernymsloop,
Type ofintertwine, loop,
4
hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left
Hypernymshit,
Type ofhit,
See alsohooker, hooking,
5
take by theft
  1. Someone snitched my wallet!
Synonymssnitch, thieve, cop, knock off, glom,
Hypernymssteal,
Type ofsteal,
6
make off with belongings of others
Synonymspilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, sneak, filch, nobble, lift,
Hypernymssteal,
Type ofsteal,
7
hit with a hook
  1. His opponent hooked him badly
Hypernymshit,
Type ofhit,
8
catch with a hook
  1. hook a fish
Hyponymsseize,
Hypernymscatch,
Type ofcatch, grab, take hold of,
Typesseize,
9
to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug)
Synonymsaddict,
Hypernymshabituate,
Entailmentsuse,
Type ofaccustom, habituate,
10
secure with the foot
  1. hook the ball
Hypernymsplay,
Type ofplay,
11
entice and trap
  1. The car salesman had snared three potential customers
Synonymssnare,
Hypernymsentice,
Type ofentice, lure, tempt,
12
approach with an offer of sexual favors
  1. he was solicited by a prostitute
  2. The young man was caught soliciting in the park
Synonymssolicit, accost,
Hypernymsoffer,
Type ofoffer,

Derived Form of or

noun
plural: ors
Noun
1
a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
SynonymsOregon, Beaver State, OR,
MeronymsBend, Crater Lake National Park, Eugene, Klamath, Klamath Falls, Medford, Pacific Northwest, Portland, Salem, Snake, Willamette,
HolonymsUnited States,
PartsBend, capital of Oregon, Crater Lake National Park, Eugene, Klamath, Klamath Falls, Klamath River, Medford, Portland, Salem, Snake, Snake River, Willamette, Willamette River,
Type ofAmerican state,
Part ofAmerica, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA,
2
a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations
  1. great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic
Synonymsoperating room, OR, operating theater, operating theatre, surgery,
Hypernymshospital room,
Type ofhospital room,
Conjunction
1
introduces an alternative
Adverb
1
so as to pass a given point
  1. every hour a train goes past
Synonymspast,
2
in reserve; not for immediate use
  1. started setting aside money to buy a car
  2. put something by for her old age
  3. has a nest egg tucked away for a rainy day
Synonymsaside, away,
Preposition
1
Used in specifying adjacent dimensions
2
by means of; with aid of; through the act or agency of; "destroyed by fire"
Synonymsthrough,
3
In the neighborhood of, close to
Synonymsnear,
4
On, in traversing
Synonymsalong,

Derived Form of crook

noun
plural: crooks
verb
third person: crooks
past: crooked
past participle: crooked
present participle: crooking
Noun
1
someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
Synonymscriminal, felon, outlaw, malefactor,
Hyponymsaccessory, arsonist, blackmailer, bootlegger, briber, conspirator, desperado, fugitive, gangster, highbinder, highjacker, hood, jail bird, kidnapper, mafioso, moll, murderer, probationer, pusher, racketeer, raper, recidivist, scofflaw, smuggler, thief, traitor, violator,
Hypernymsprincipal,
2
a circular segment of a curve
  1. a bend in the road
  2. a crook in the path
Synonymsbend, twist, turn,
Hyponymsbight,
Hypernymscurve,
Type ofcurve, curved shape,
Typesbight,
3
a long staff with one end being hook shaped
Synonymsshepherd's crook,
Hypernymsstaff,
Type ofstaff,
4
someone who has committed (or been legally convicted of) a crime
Synonymscriminal, felon, malefactor, outlaw,
Type ofoffender, wrongdoer,
Typesabductor, accessary, accessory, arsonist, Billie the Kid, blackmailer, Bonney, bootlegger, briber, coconspirator, conspirator, contrabandist, desperado, desperate criminal, drug dealer, drug peddler, drug trafficker, extortioner, extortionist, firebug, fugitive, fugitive from justice, gangster, gangster's moll, goon, gun moll, habitual criminal, highbinder, highjacker, hijacker, hood, hoodlum, incendiary, James, Jesse James, kidnapper, law offender, lawbreaker, liquidator, MacGregor, machinator, mafioso, manslayer, mobster, moll, moon curser, moon-curser, moonshiner, murderer, parolee, peddler, plotter, probationer, punk, pusher, racketeer, raper, rapist, recidivist, repeater, Rob Roy, Robert MacGregor, runner, scofflaw, smuggler, snatcher, stealer, strong-armer, suborner, thief, thug, tough, toughie, traitor, treasonist, violator, William H. Bonney,
Verb
1
bend or cause to bend
  1. He crooked his index finger
  2. the road curved sharply
Synonymscurve,
Hyponymsrecurve,
Hypernymsbend,
Type ofbend, flex,
Typesrecurve,

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