fifi hook

(redirected from Fifi)
Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

fifi hook

(ˈfiːfiː)
n
(Mountaineering) mountaineering a metal hook at the top of an étrier for attaching it to a peg and also connected by a cord to the climber's harness to pull the étrier up and prevent it being dropped. Also called: fifi
[C20: of unknown origin]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Tiger, 22, was adopted by Live Aid star Bob Geldof - Paula's ex and dad to Pixie, 28, Fifi, 36, and tragic Peaches, who died of an overdose in 2014, aged 25.
In another story, actress Azza Mujahid, Fifi Abdo's daughter, expressed her resentment at Ramez Jalal's prank shows, which screens every year during Ramadan, pointing out that what is happening is an insult to the artists.
Fifi was like a child to Pat Shields and her husband, Christopher, so much so that Christopher had wanted to be buried with her ashes when he died.
Yesterday Tamara held a party for five-year-old Sofia - known as Fifi - at an exclusive hotel with reindeer - just two this time - an owl and 50 excitable children.
Fifi was taken straight to the vets when she appeared with the pellet wound.
Dogs Trust Kenilworth's Deputy Manager, Claire Rowe explains: "Poor Fifi isn't catching anyone's eye at the moment and we're hoping to find someone who can see past her looks andoffer her a 'fur' ever home.
Fifi broke into the music business soon after doing a jingle for a certain radio station, which opened up many opportunities with households' artists.
This week on social media Fifi revealed she'll be starring at the wellknown Dublin bar tonight.
Fifi, 33, told friends on social media on Thursday that she had got her "wedding nails and feet done".
Fifi was being walked by her owner Linda Burka when she came across the two other dogs, which were not on leads.