Hooks

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seed vessel having hooks or prickles bur , burr
tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes closet , press , wardrobe
upright pole with pegs or hooks on which to hang clothing clothes tree , coat stand , coat tree
rack with hooks for temporarily holding coats and hats coatrack , coat rack , hatrack
food and game fish of North American coastal waters with a mouth from which hooks easily tear out Cynoscion regalis , weakfish
(angling) any bright artificial bait consisting of plastic or metal mounted with hooks and trimmed with feathers fisherman's lure , fish lure
cluster of hooks (without barbs) that is drawn through a school of fish to hook their bodies; used when fish are not biting gig
tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holding; often thrown with a rope grapnel , grapple , grappler , grappling hook , grappling iron
fisherman's lure with one or more hooks that is jerked up and down in the water jig
holder consisting of an arrangement of hooks on which keys or locks can be hung keyboard
cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment) lace , lacing
fishing line with baited hooks left in the water to catch fish over night night-line
any of various devices for taking hold of objects; usually have two hinged legs with handles above and pointed hooks below pair of tongs , tongs
wormlike arthropod having two pairs of hooks at the sides of the mouth; parasitic in nasal sinuses of mammals pentastomid , tongue worm
long fishing line with many shorter lines and hooks attached to it (usually suspended between buoys) setline , spiller , trawl , trawl line , trotline
framework with hooks used for stretching and drying cloth tenter
one of a series of hooks used to hold cloth on a tenter tenterhook
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