AskDefine | Define hookup

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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 [syn: assemblage]

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  1. For the purpose of connecting.
    I need to buy some hookup wire.


  1. A connection.
    The plumber came to fix the sewer hookup.

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Hook-up or hook up has several meanings:

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