5 letter words starting with hok

Looking for a clue for todays Wordle or another Word game? Look no further! We got you covered. We got a few plausible five letter words starting with hok.

  • HOKAS
  • HOKED
  • HOKES
  • HOKEY
  • HOKIS
  • HOKKU
  • HOKUM

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Definition of hokes

hokes (noun)

  1. Something contrived or artificial.

hokes (verb)

  1. To ascribe a false or artificial quality to; to pretend falsely to have some quality or to be doing something, etc.

hokes (verb)

  1. To scrounge, to grub.

hokes (noun)

  1. A rod bent into a curved shape, typically with one end free and the other end secured to a rope or other attachment.
  2. A barbed metal hook used for fishing; a fishhook.
  3. Any of various hook-shaped agricultural implements such as a billhook.
  4. The curved needle used in the art of crochet.
  5. The part of a hinge which is fixed to a post, and on which a door or gate hangs and turns.
  6. A loop shaped like a hook under certain written letters, for example, g and j.
  7. A tie-in to a current event or trend that makes a news story or editorial relevant and timely.
  8. A snare; a trap.
  9. (in the plural) The projecting points of the thighbones of cattle; called also hook bones.
  10. Removal or expulsion from a group or activity
  11. A field sown two years in succession.
  12. (authorship) A brief, punchy opening statement intended to get attention from an audience, reader, or viewer, and make them want to continue to listen to a speech, read a book, or watch a play.
  13. (authorship) A gimmick or element of a creative work intended to be attention-grabbing for the audience; a compelling idea for a story that will be sure to attract people's attention.
  14. A finesse.
  15. A jack (the playing card).
  16. A spit or narrow cape of sand or gravel turned landward at the outer end, such as Sandy Hook in New Jersey.
  17. A catchy musical phrase which forms the basis of a popular song.
  18. A ship's anchor.
  19. Part of a system's operation that can be intercepted to change or augment its behaviour.
  20. (Scrabble) An instance of playing a word perpendicular to a word already on the board, adding a letter to the start or the end of the word to form a new word.
  21. A diacritical mark shaped like the upper part of a question mark, as in ỏ.
  22. A háček.
  23. Senses relating to sports.

Definition of hokey

hokey (adjective)

  1. Phony, as if a hoax; noticeably contrived; of obviously flimsy credibility or quality
  2. Corny; overly or unbelievably sentimental

Definition of hokku

hokku (noun)

  1. A type of Japanese poem.

Definition of hokum

hokum (noun)

  1. (An instance of) meaningless nonsense with an outward appearance of being impressive and legitimate.
  2. (An instance of) excessively contrived, hackneyed, or sentimental material in a film, television programme, theater production, etc.
  3. A film, television programme, theater production, etc., containing excessively contrived, hackneyed, or sentimental material.
  4. A genre of blues song or music, often characterized by sexual innuendos or satire.