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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 Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. crooked

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

    straight, linear, direct, honest, straightforward

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  1. crookedadjective

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

    "crooked country roads"; "crooked teeth"

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

    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

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

    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"

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

    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"

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. crookedadjective

    bent, curved, bowed, winding, not straight

  2. crookedadjective

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

  3. crookedadjective

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

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  1. crookedadjective

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

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  1. Napolean Hill:

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

  2. Crooked Hillary:

    Crooked Hillary time’s pay-for-play. If Donald Trump look at Crooked Hillary time, Crooked Hillary time’s pay-for-play.

  3. Chinese Proverb:

    If you stand straight Do not fear a crooked shadow.

  4. Jill Peterson:

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

  5. Donald Trump:

    Based on the fact that the Democratic nominating process is totally rigged and Crooked Hillary Clinton and Deborah Wasserman Schultz will not allow Bernie Sanders to win, and now that I am the presumptive Republican nominee, it seems inappropriate that I would debate the second place finisher, likewise, the networks want to make a killing on these events and are not proving to be too generous to charitable causes, in this case, women's health issues. Therefore, as much as I want to debate Bernie Sanders -- and it would be an easy payday -- I will wait to debate the first place finisher in the Democratic Party, probably Crooked Hillary Clinton, or whoever it may be.

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