What does crooked mean?

Definitions for crooked
ˈkrʊk ɪd for 1-4, 6 ; krʊkt for 5crooked

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crookedadjective

    having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned

    "crooked country roads"; "crooked teeth"

  2. crooked, corruptadjective

    not straight; dishonest or immoral or evasive

  3. asymmetrical, crookedadjective

    irregular in shape or outline

    "asymmetrical features"; "a dress with a crooked hemline"

  4. hunched, round-backed, round-shouldered, stooped, stooping, crookedadjective

    having the back and shoulders rounded; not erect

    "a little oldish misshapen stooping woman"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crooked

    of Crook

  2. Crookedadjective

    characterized by a crook or curve; not straight; turning; bent; twisted; deformed

  3. Crookedadjective

    not straightforward; deviating from rectitude; distorted from the right

  4. Crookedadjective

    false; dishonest; fraudulent; as, crooked dealings

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crooked in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crooked in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of crooked in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    If there were no woman and crooked man, then the SELFIE business would have doomed on the first day of its launch.

  2. Donald Trump:

    It's as crooked almost as Hillary Clinton.

  3. Jill Peterson:

    It is because they took the easy way out, That rivers and people, go crooked.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Wow ! The Department said The Department has identified 30 Security Incidents involving current or former employees and their handling of Crooked Hillary Clinton's Emails. This is really big, never admitted before. Highly Classified Material. Will the Dems investigate this ?

  5. Napolean Hill:

    The path of least resistance makes all rivers, and some men, crooked.

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