Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

latch hook

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. a handheld tool similar to a latch needle, used for drawing loops of yarn through canvas or similar material to make rugs and the like.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for latch hook

Historical Examples

  • One of the most common designs is what has been called the “latch-hook.”

    Oriental Rugs

    Walter A. Hawley

  • In some form or other the latch-hook is seen in almost all these pieces.

    Oriental Rugs

    Walter A. Hawley

  • Some form of the latch-hook appears in a large number of Caucasian stripes, but mostly in nomadic pieces.

    Oriental Rugs

    Walter A. Hawley