grappling hook

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) enPR: grăpʹ(ə-)lĭng ho͝ok', IPA: /ˈɡɹæp(ə)lɪŋ ˌhʊk/
  • Hyphenation: grap‧pling hook

Noun[change]

Singular
grappling hook

Plural
grappling hooks

A grappling hook.
  1. A grappling hook is a hook attached to a line and designed to be thrown at a target for the purpose of catching hold of it.