- a fishhook equipped with a spoon lure.
Origin of spoon hook
First recorded in 1855–60
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Examples from the Web for spoon hook
Even Two Arrows dropped a "spoon-hook" to take an interest in that proceeding.
I baited the spoon-hook with a live little fish the pilot had procured, and gave her the line.Down South
The bass absolutely refused to strike at a spoon-hook or pork rind or the new Dowagiac.Days in the Open
Lathan A. Crandall
No Nez Percé boy that he had ever heard of had been able to go a-fishing with a joint-rod and a spoon-hook.
He unwound a line from a reel, attached a spoon-hook, cast it over and began to troll astern, far in the wake of the canoe.The Rival Campers Ashore
Ruel Perley Smith