Other entries for this word. ABC News. Build a city of skyscrapers—one synonym at a time. To connect or disconnect a machine or piece of equipment: A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. High school friends:
hook up with somebody/something
He hooked up with the other members of the band in Amsterdam.
Words that rhyme with hookup. On the other hand, hook up culture is thought to be oppressive and monolithic, with intimacy only occurring within a specific context. Students who reported to Freitas that they were profoundly upset about hooking up say the encounters made them feel, among other things, used, miserable, disgusted, and duped.