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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crooked(adj)

    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, corrupt(adj)

    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, crooked(adj)

    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, crooked(adj)

    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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crooked(a.)

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

  2. crooked(a.)

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

  3. crooked(a.)

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

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