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

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. crooked

    Synonyms:
    bent, incurved, angular, deformed, bowed, disfigured, turned, curved, awry, anfractuous, tortuous, underhanded

    Antonyms:
    straight, linear, direct, honest, straightforward

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crookedadjective

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

    "crooked country roads"; "crooked teeth"

    Synonyms:
    hunched, round-backed, asymmetrical, corrupt, stooped, stooping, round-shouldered

    Antonyms:
    erect, transparent, untwisted, guileless, aboveboard, straightarrow(a), straightforward, unbent, upright, straight, aligned, square, regular, vertical

  2. crooked, corruptadjective

    not straight; dishonest or immoral or evasive

    Synonyms:
    round-backed, stooping, tainted, round-shouldered, corrupt, asymmetrical, corrupted, hunched, stooped

    Antonyms:
    untwisted, upright, erect, guileless, vertical, unbent, straightarrow(a), straight, regular, aboveboard, straightforward, transparent, aligned, square

  3. asymmetrical, crookedadjective

    irregular in shape or outline

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

    Synonyms:
    round-backed, stooping, asymmetric, round-shouldered, corrupt, asymmetrical, hunched, stooped

    Antonyms:
    guileless, straightarrow(a), vertical, aligned, transparent, untwisted, square, upright, straightforward, straight, aboveboard, erect, regular, unbent

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

    having the back and shoulders rounded; not erect

    "a little oldish misshapen stooping woman"

    Synonyms:
    round-backed, stooping, round-shouldered, corrupt, asymmetrical, hunched, stooped

    Antonyms:
    straightarrow(a), unbent, square, straight, upright, untwisted, aboveboard, vertical, aligned, guileless, transparent, erect, regular, straightforward

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crookedadjective

    Synonyms:
    bent, curved, bowed, winding, not straight

  2. crookedadjective

    Synonyms:
    distorted, twisted, wry, awry, askew, deformed, disfigured

  3. crookedadjective

    Synonyms:
    perverse, froward, dishonest, unfair, dishonorable, knavish, unscrupulous, deceitful, tricky, insidious, crafty, intriguing, diplomatic, machiavelian

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. crookedadjective

    Synonyms:
    twisted, bent, devious, deformed, tortuous, sinuous, winding, flexuous, curved, curvilinear, spiral, labyrinthial, distorted, awry, askew, wry, dishonest, fraudulent, unscrupulous, knavish

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How to use crooked in a sentence?

  1. 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 ?

  2. Adam Schiff:

    Then, later in August, Stone does something truly remarkable, when he predicts that John Podesta's personal emails will soon be published. 'Trust me, it will soon be Podesta's time in the barrel. #Crooked Hillary,'.

  3. William Ruto:

    Anybody caught in any future doping scandal will be jailed for three years or fined 3 million Kenyan shilling ($29,721) because we want to get rid of crooked people misleading our athletes from our midst.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Crooked Hillary is the most anti-gun, anti-Second Amendment candidate, hillary Clinton wants to take your guns away from you, just remember that.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Everything about it was crooked. Every single thing about it. There were dirty cops.

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