Meaning of CROOKED in English

CROOKED

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈkru̇-kəd ]

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's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.