Related formshook·worm·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for hookworm
But the most efficient workmanlike piece of organization that my mortal eyes have ever seen is Rose's hookworm worm work.
They got the hookworm disease in religion and belonged to the shirkers, not the workers.Studies in the Epistle of James|A. T. Robertson
But the humorous aspect of the hookworm always interfered with his cause; the microbe of laziness had at last been found!
But I will break the hookworm lose, and cook its everlasting goose!Uncle Walt [Walt Mason]|Walt Mason
Had the hookworm, instead of lurking in country lanes, walked the streets, how would it have fared?The Rural Life Problem of the United States|Horace Curzon Plunkett