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hock

US [hɑk]
UK [hɒk]
  • n.典当;(动物后腿的)跗关节;莱茵白葡萄酒;抵押
  • v.典当;抵押
  • Web蹄膀;肘子;飞节
Plural Form:hocks  Present Participle:hocking  Past Tense:hocked  
hock
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n.
1.
[c]
(动物后腿的)跗关节the middle joint of an animal's back leg
2.
[u][c]
莱茵白葡萄酒a German white wine
3.
[u][c]
典当;抵押if sth that you own is inhock , you have exchanged it for money but hope to buy it back later
IDM
I'm in hock to the bank for £6 000.
我欠银行 6 000 英镑。
be in hock (to sb)
欠(某人某物)to owe sb sth
I'm in hock to the bank for £6 000.
我欠银行 6 000 英镑。
v.
1.
(informal)
~ sth
典当;抵押to leave a valuable object with sb in exchange for money that you borrow

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