Word:

Hank

Pronunciation: hăņk
n.1.A parcel consisting of two or more skeins of yarn or thread tied together.
2.A rope or withe for fastening a gate.
3.Hold; influence.
When the devil hath got such a hank over him.
- Bp. Sanderson.
4.(Naut.) A ring or eye of rope, wood, or iron, attached to the edge of a sail and running on a stay.
5.(Wrestling) A throw in which a wrestler turns his left side to his opponent, twines his left leg about his opponent's right leg from the inside, and throws him backward.
v. t.1.To fasten with a rope, as a gate.
2.To form into hanks.
Noun1.hank - a coil of rope or wool or yarn
animal fiber, artificial fiber, capillament, cilium, cirrus, cobweb, denier, fiber, fibrilla, filament, filamentule, flagellum, gossamer, hair, skein, strand, suture, tendril, thread, threadlet, web
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