Some people are looking for long-term relationships, some people just want to hook up.
Have you and Whit wanted to hook up again since The Last Days of Disco?
They “hook up” in a manner that makes the casual sex of the 1960s seem like an arranged marriage in Oman.
In fact, many of the guys I talked to were in no position to hook up at all.
She told him she couldn't reach anyone but that she was hoping to hook up with friends.
Eric changed his coat and plunged his head into the watertank and went to the barn to hook up his team.
"Then that's just why you ought to hook up with me," says Hunk.
For five minutes, he alternately growled into the mouth-piece and moved the hook up and down.
How did you come to hook up with Hank, Spangler, and Trymore?
It is almost dinner time and I promised to hook up Elfreda's new gown.
Old English hoc "hook, angle," perhaps related to Old English haca "bolt," from Proto-Germanic *hokaz/*hakan- (cf. Old Frisian hok, Middle Dutch hoek, Dutch haak, German Haken "hook"), from PIE *keg- "hook, tooth" (cf. Russian kogot "claw"). For spelling, see hood (n.1).
Boxing sense of "short, swinging blow with the elbow bent" is from 1898. Figurative sense was in Middle English (see hooker). By hook or by crook (late 14c.) probably alludes to tools of professional thieves. Hook, line, and sinker "completely" is 1838, a metaphor from angling.