hook-up

(redirected from hook-ups)
Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms, Encyclopedia.

hook-up

Bodywork
A term used by Tragerwork® therapists for the linking of the mind and body; hook-up allows a person to perform work in a relaxed and meditative state and transmit a sense of freedom and playfulness.

Sexology
An ambiguous term which may refer to virtually any type of sexual activity, ranging from kissing to sexual intercourse.
References in periodicals archive ?
More than 15,000 Hook-ups (Close-coupled Installations) has been delivered by AS-Schneider.
The inventor of the Guitar Hook-Ups has developed a working prototype that he has utilized with success.
Marathon transmission on nation hook-up will be aired by NBS, FM-93, and FM-101 networks, as well as by Medium wave transmitters except FM-94.
Sherman said that fire-suppression hook-ups are currently calculated as $5,000 for the first one-inch of service and $1,200 for each additional half-inch, on top of the cost of actual line installation.
Our results suggest women and men new to college are likely to hook-up to the degree that they view sexual encounters as "no big deal" and to the degree that they perceive hooking up is common at the college.
Designed for easy installation, all hook-ups are located at one end of the unit.
The approach eliminates weight, size and potential leak paths compared to conventional hook-ups.
The Czech police launched a formal investigation into 26 CEZ employees working on the anti-electricity theft unit named for alleged coercion committed during raids by NTZ against suspected owners of illegal hook-ups to the CEZ low voltage grid.
THE BRAIN: In the oh-so-small, overlapping world of lesbian hook-ups, all of that girl-swapping can be hard to keep, well, straight.
Features include offices, cubicles, cafeteria and break areas, warehousing and production areas, and a number of service benches with gas, water, and power lines for convenient instrument hook-ups. A separate customer entrance, auditorium and training room have been designed exclusively for customers attending training classes at the new building.
Doctors set up a makeshift infirmary at a building next door, where injured people lay with intravenous hook-ups. Fire crews worked to shovel away debris.