Definitions

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  • adj. Capable of being taken down from hooks.
  • adj. Impossible to hook or catch hold of.

Etymologies

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unhook +‎ -able

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un- +‎ hookable

Examples

  • The first period was atrocious futbol; both teams were clumsy, Korea was horrible, always their kicks on goal, what few they had, were wildly too high, unhookable it seemed, passes to nobody; just lousy soccer a bastardized form of "association" football as invented by the Brits.

    Whatever Happened to "Classical" Music?

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