Definition of meathook in English:


Pronunciation /ˈmētho͝ok/ /ˈmithʊk/

Translate meathook into Spanish


  • 1A sharp metal hook of a kind used to hang meat carcasses.

    ‘An old black man with a beret is swinging a whole hindquarter of a steer out of a truck, and onto a meathook.’
    • ‘The swinging meathook in the background is always a bad omen in horror movies, and this meathook is worse news than most.’
    fist, palm
    1. 1.1meathooksinformal A person's hands or arms.
      • ‘get your big meathooks out of those pies!’