Hook

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Hook

1. In marketing, a tool that arouses interest in an advertisement or in a product.

2. Informal; to steal or defraud.
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The escapees had managed to obtain two guns, bolt cutters, sheet ropes with makeshift grappling irons and pepper to throw into the eyes of guard dogs.
Saints had a mountain to climb but left their grappling irons and ropes at base camp
Rikki Hunt, Swindon's action-man chairman who likes nothing better than clambering up Mount Kilimanjaro for fun, turned to Irishman Quinn last season when ex-boss Steve McMahon slung in his own relegation grappling irons in despair.