Meaning of CROOKED in English

CROOKED

adj.

Pronunciation: ' kru ̇ -k ə d

Function: adjective

Date: 13th century

1 : not straight <a crooked road> <your tie is crooked >

2 : DISHONEST <a crooked election> < crooked politicians>

– crook · ed · ly adverb

– crook · ed · ness noun

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.