crooked definition

  • adjective:
    • Having or marked by bends, curves, or angles.
    • casual Dishonest or unscrupulous; deceptive.
    • maybe not straight; having several bends or angles.
    • Set at an angle; perhaps not straight or square.
    • Dishonest or unlawful; corrupt.
    • described as a crook or bend; maybe not directly; switching; bent; twisted; deformed.
    • perhaps not straightforward; deviating from rectitude; distorted from the right.
    • fake; dishonest; deceptive.
    • unusual fit or outline
    • maybe not right; dishonest or immoral or evasive
    • having or marked by bends or perspectives; not straight or aligned
    • having the back and shoulders rounded; perhaps not erect
  • verb:
    • Easy past tight and previous participle of crook.
  • others:
    • Bent; having perspectives or curves; deviating from a straight range; curved; curving; winding.
    • Not right, in a figurative sense, especially in relation to rectitude of conduct; perhaps not upright or simple; perhaps not honest; incorrect; perverse; cross-grained.
    • thus Made or sold in key, with no payment for the fees or publishing towards the laws or assessment needed by-law: as, crooked whisky.
    • Synonyms Bowed, awry, askew, deformed, distorted.
    • Deceitful, difficult, dishonorable, knavish. See unusual.

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