Synonyms of 'crooked'
- bent, curved, deformed, distorted, hooked, irregular, misshapen, out of shape, twisted, warped, zigzag
- at an angle, askew, awry, lopsided, off-center, skew-whiff (British, informal), slanting, squint, uneven
- dishonest, bent (slang), corrupt, criminal, fraudulent, illegal, shady (informal), underhand, unlawful
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Thesaurus for crooked from the Collins American English Thesaurus
If you describe something as crooked , especially something that is usually straight, you mean that it is bent or twisted .