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Noun: hookup  'hûk,úp
  1. A device providing a connection between a power source and a user
    "some campsites have electrical hookups for trailers"
  2. A system of components assembled together for a particular purpose
    - assemblage
Verb: hook up
  1. Connect or link
    "hook up the houses to the gas supply line"; "Hook up the components of the new sound system"
  2. [informal] (hook up with) meet up or form an association with someone
    "I hooked up with a friend and went into town";
    - hook up with [informal]
  3. [informal] Have a sexual encounter with someone
    "they hooked up at the party";
    - hook up with [informal], get off [Brit, informal], cop off [Brit, informal]

Derived forms: hooks up, hooking up, hookups, hooked up

See also: hook

Type of: attach, connecter, connection, connective, connector, connexion [Brit], system

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